ABOUT THE DRUG:
Olopatadine is an antihistamine drug used to fight various eye infections. Olopatadine is available under several trade names such as Olopat, among a host of several other brands.
USES OF THE DRUG:
Olopatadine hcl (Opthlamic) is an eye drop medication used for the treatment of itchiness or redness in the eyes caused by allergies. It is an antihistamine that reduces histamine (a naturally occuring chemical which produces symptoms of itchy, red or watery eyes) in the body. Olopatadine may also be given for conditions not mentioned above.
WORKING OF THE DRUG:
Olopatadine works by 3 modes of actions:
Mast-cell stabalising effect
Olopat eyedrops (5 ml) is manufactured by Ajanta pharma, India. You can buy Olopat-5 ml eyedrops online at 24x7pharma.com.
DOSAGE FORM AND STRENGTHS:
This drug is available in the eyedrops form in the following strength on our website:
Olopat eyedrops (5 ml)
DO NOT TAKE THIS DRUG IF YOU:
Are allergic to this drug or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Are breastfeeding or planning to breast feed
Are wearing contact lenses, remove your lenses prior to application
Are below three years of age
TELL YOUR DOCTOR IF YOU:
Some other eye infection
HOW MUCH TO TAKE THE DRUG?
You must use Olopatadine hcl Opthalmic medication strictly as advised by your doctor. Not doing so may lead to worsening of your condition rendering the medication ineffective. Eye drops are easy to apply in your eyes. Ask for help if you are not able to administer them yourself. Do not apply more than the required amount of medication in your eyes. Buy Olopat 5 ml online from 24x7pharma.com.
HOW TO TAKE THE DRUG?
Apply Olopatadine eye drops (Ocufolx, Olopat) strictly as prescribed by your doctor. Never alter the dosage by any amount or use it for longer than prescribed period. All medications come with a patient leaflet that contains complete information about the drug. Read it carefully for more details.
Applying Olopatadine eye drops is very simple. Do not wear contact lenses while using this medicine. If you are using other Opthalmic medication, wait at least 10 minutes before administering. Ensure a high level of hygiene while handling eye drops bottle and dropper. Do not touch the tip of the bottle or dropper as there is a high possibility of contamination. Use this medicine regularly as prescribed for best results. Always store Olopatadine hcl eye drops in a cool and dark place, away from heat, moisture, children and pets.
FOR HOW LONG TO TAKE?
Take the drug as long as the doctor prescribes you to do. Do not stop taking the medicine without the doctor?s advice.
Seek medical attention in case you find you have used more of this medicine or if you find any kind of discomfort after taking this medicine like itching or burning sensation.
Don’t miss even a single dose of Olopatadine or any medication, especially antihistamines. However, if you miss a dose of Olopatadine for any reasons, take it as soon as you remember. Don’t take the missed dose if the time to take the next dose is almost up. Don’t take two doses very close to each other to make up for the missed dose.
SIDE EFFECTS OF OLOPAT EYE DROPS 5ML:
• Mild Burning
• Irritation, Or Discomfort
• Runny Nose
• Bitter Taste, Or Headache
COMMON DRUG INTERACTIONS:
It is unlikely that other drugs will affect the working of Olopatadine hcl Opthalmic drops. However, there are several drugs which can interact with each other. Let your doctor know about all other medications which you may be using. You may use them depending on your doctor’s advice. Always consult your doctor before starting a new medication and before stopping or altering the course of any existing one.
THINGS TO REMEMBER:
Do not take part in any activities that require proper and clear vision until you are sure you can perform such activities safely.
Your vision may be temporarily blurred or unstable after administering Olopatadine eye drops.
Avoid or limit alcohol consumption while using this medicine
Do not give this medicine to anyone else
Don?t exceed the recommended dose