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Updated on 26 Apr 2024

Learn more about XIIDRA

What is XIIDRA?

What is XIIDRA?

XIIDRA is the brand name for lifitegrast ophthalmic solution.

What dosages is XIIDRA available in?

What dosages is XIIDRA available in?

XIIDRA is available as 5% ophthalmic solution.

What is XIIDRA used for?

What is XIIDRA used for?

XIIDRA is a lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1) antagonist that is used to teat dry eyes.

How does XIIDRA work?

How does XIIDRA work?

XIIDRA is a lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1) antagonist. LFA-1 is a protein that interacts with certain molecules in the eye. This interaction normally causes an immune response that leads to inflammation (redness, swelling, irritation) and dry eye. It’s not exactly clear how the medication works to relieve dry eye, but it’s thought that XIIDRA blocks LFA-1 from interacting with these molecules. This helps lower inflammation and other symptoms of dry eye.

How do I take XIIDRA?

How do I take XIIDRA?

The typical dose is 1 drop into each eye twice daily (about 12 hours apart).

Is it safe for me to take XIIDRA?

Is it safe for me to take XIIDRA?

XIIDRA is a safe and effective treatment when used for FDA licensed indications. However, like all medications, they may give you unwanted side effects. You should always discuss potential side effects with your physician to ensure the medication is suitable and right for you.

XIIDRA Common Side Effects

XIIDRA Common Side Effects

  • Common side effects of XIIDRA:
  • Eye irritation
  • Unusual taste in the mouth
  • Unclear vision
XIIDRA Serious Side Effects

XIIDRA Serious Side Effects

Serious side effects are rare with XIIDRA.

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on XIIDRA

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on XIIDRA

  • There are no major drug interactions listed for XIIDRA. However, always let your physician and pharmacist know about any other medications or supplements (including prescribed and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and dietary or herbal supplements) that you are currently taking
Who makes XIIDRA?

Who makes XIIDRA?

Bausch Health

Is XIIDRA safe in pregnancy?

Is XIIDRA safe in pregnancy?

It is not known if XIIDRA will harm your unborn baby. Tell your healthcare provider if you become pregnant while taking XIIDRA.


What to do if you missed your XIIDRA dose

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