Olopatadine Eye Drops
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Olopatadine Eye Drops (branded as Optanol) is a medication used to treat allergic conjunctivitis, commonly known as eye allergies. It contains the active ingredient olopatadine, which effectively relieves itching, redness, and irritation caused by allergens such as pollen, pet hair, and dust mites.
- Treats allergic conjunctivitis
- Relieves itching, redness and irritation
- Suitable for adults and children over the age of 3 years
What are Olopatadine Eye Drops?
Olopatadine Eye Drops (branded as Optanol) are medicated eye drops that can help to treat allergic conjunctivitis. Allergic conjunctivitis is also more commonly known as eye allergies and is a common condition experienced by a wide range of people.
How do Olopatadine Eye Drops work?
The active ingredients in Olopatadine Eye Drops work to help combat and relieve symptoms of eye allergies such as itching, irritation and redness caused by factors such as pet hair, pollen and dust mites.
When to use Olopatadine Eye Drops?
It is recommended that you use Olopatadine Eye Drops twice a day in both eyes, once in the morning and once in the evening. It is important that you follow your healthcare provider's advice when you use this medication.
What is the correct dosage of Olopatadine Eye Drops?
The correct dosage of Olopatadine Eye Drops will be given to you by your healthcare provider. The recommended dosage is one drop in the eye (or eyes if needed) twice a day, once in the morning and once in the evening.
Who are Olopatadine Eye Drops suitable for?
This medication is perfect for treating eye allergies in adults and children over the age of 3 years.
Who are Olopatadine Eye Drops not suitable for?
Olopatadine Eye Drops may not be suitable for some people. Children under the age of 3 years should not use this medication. People who wear contact lenses should also ensure that they are removed before using this product.
Can you use Olopatadine Eye Drops if you are pregnant?
If you are considering using Olopatadine Eye Drops whilst you are pregnant then it is recommended that you speak to your doctor for further advice before you do so.
Can you use Olopatadine Eye Drops if you are breastfeeding?
You should not use Olopatadine Eye Drops if you are breastfeeding or if you are thinking of breastfeeding whilst using this medication.
How do Olopatadine Eye Drops interact with other drugs?
Olopatadine Eye Drops do not typically interact with other medications. If you are using other eye drops or eye ointment medicines then you should leave at least 5 minutes after using Olopatadine Eye Drops before applying these.
What are the side effects of Olopatadine Eye Drops?
As with all medication, Olopatadine Eye Drops can cause some side effects for some users. The most common side effects include:
- Dry nose
- Bad taste
What warnings do Olopatadine Eye Drops come with?
In order to fully understand the warnings associated with this medication it is recommended that you read and understand the patient information leaflet provided with the medication.
Where can I buy Olopatadine Eye Drops online?
You can purchase Olopatadine Eye Drops online from UK Meds which are delivered directly to your door.