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OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

Manufacturer

SUN- SUNWAYS PHARMA

Composition

OLOPATADINE-0.1% W/V

Pack Of

1 DROPS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

Product Details

About OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML belongs to the ‘antihistamine’ class of drugs, primarily used to treat signs and symptoms of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis and nasal allergy. It is used to relieve itching, burning, redness, watering in eyes caused by allergic conjunctivitis. OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML also treats symptoms of congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal allergies. Allergic conjunctivitis is termed as an inflammation of the conjunctiva caused by an allergic reaction. Conjunctiva is the clear tissue that covers the white part of the eye and the inside of eyelids.

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML contains Olopatadine, which is an antihistamine drug. It inhibits the release of histamine from mast cells. Histamines are chemical messengers that are released due to an allergic response in the body. These chemicals are known to cause allergies like runny nose, sneezing, and itchy eyes.

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML is available in the form of a tablet, ophthalmic solution (eye drops), and nasal spray. Your doctor will advise on how often you take OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML based on your medical condition. Some common side effects of eye drop formulation of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML include headache, blurred vision, burning/stinging/redness/dryness of the eye, eyelid swelling, and eye discomfort. The nasal spray form of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML may cause side effects like nausea, dry nose, dizziness, runny nose, and taste changes. The tablet form of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML may cause side effects like sleepiness, weakness, dryness in the mouth, hypersensitivity. These side effects do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. Although not all of these side effects may occur, they may need medical attention if they do occur.

Please do not use OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML without consulting your doctor if you have any heart, liver and kidney diseases, and allergic reactions to OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML and its components. Avoid touching the dropper with bare hands or taking it closer to the eyelids while administering drops, since it contaminates the dropper tip and solution. If you wear contact lenses, please inform your doctor since OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML, and its additives like Benzalkonium chloride may change the lens's colour. OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML sometimes may make your eye red after administration; in such cases, please avoid wearing lens until the eye becomes better. Please do not use a nasal spray of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML while using depression medicines since it reduces alertness and may cause central nervous system impairment.

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML is not recommended during breastfeeding unless it is necessary. It is advised to check with your doctor before using OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML if you are pregnant, currently breastfeeding, or taking any other prescribed or non-prescribed medicines. Avoid driving or operating machines since the administration of eye drops of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML cause blurred vision for a while after using. Alcohol consumption may also reduce the effectiveness of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML, hence limit or avoid its intake during the course.

Uses of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

Allergic conjunctivitis and nasal allergy.

Directions for Use

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML is available in the form of a tablet, ophthalmic solution (eye drops), and nasal spray. Tablet: Swallow the tablet as a whole with a glass of water. Do not chew, bite, or break it. Please take it as prescribed by the doctor preferably with a meal.Eye drops: Tilt your head back and pull lower eyelid downwards and outwards. Gently squeeze the dropper and put the eye drops inside the eye/eyes. Blink a few times to spread the medication inside your eye.Nasal drops: Close one nostril by gently pressing on that side of your nose. Now, gently insert the spray bottle tip into the other nostril. Breathe in deeply through that nostril as you squeeze the bottle to release the medicated drops. Repeat the same in other nostrils.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

  • Headache
  • Blurred vision
  • Burning/stinging/redness/dryness of the eye
  • Eyelid swelling
  • Eye discomfort
  • Nausea
  • Dry nose
  • Dizziness
  • Runny nose
  • Changes in taste
  • Sleepiness
  • Weakness
  • Dryness in the mouth
  • Hypersensitivity

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Before taking OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML, let your doctor know if have a history of eye infection, heart, liver and kidney diseases, and allergic reactions to OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML and its components. Avoid touching the dropper with bare hands or taking it closer to the eyelids while administering drops, since it contaminates the dropper tip and solution. If you wear contact lenses, please inform your doctor since OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML, and its additives like Benzalkonium chloride may change the lens's colour. OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML sometimes may make your eye red after administration; in such cases, please avoid wearing lens until the eye becomes better. Please do not use a nasal spray of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML while using depression medicines since it reduces alertness and may cause central nervous system impairment.

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML is not recommended during breastfeeding unless it is necessary. It is advised to check with your doctor before using OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML if you are pregnant, currently breastfeeding, or taking any other prescribed or non-prescribed medicines. Avoid driving, or operating machines since the administration of eye drops of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML cause blurred vision for a while after using. Alcohol consumption may also reduce the effectiveness of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML, hence limit or avoid its intake during the course.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML may reduce alertness and also cause dizziness when used, along with alcohol consumption. It is advised to avoid alcohol intake during the course.

  • Pregnancy

    Please consult your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant or already pregnant before starting OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML.

  • Breast Feeding

    OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML may pass into the breast milk during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor before starting OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML.

  • Driving

    OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML may cause side effects like the blurry vision, which could affect your ability to drive. Do not drive or operate machinery in such cases. Drive only when you are alert and have a clear vision.

  • Liver

    Let your doctor know if you have any history of liver diseases. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML.

  • Kidney

    Let your doctor know if you have any history of kidney diseases. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and potential risks before prescribing OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML.

Other Information (OLO0019)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML contains Olopatadine, an antihistamine drug. It works by inhibiting histamine release (chemicals that cause allergic symptoms like itchy eyes and runny nose) from mast cells, thus relieving symptoms like itching, burning, redness, watering in eyes caused by allergic conjunctivitis. It also treats symptoms of congestion, sneezing, and runny nose caused by seasonal allergies.

Eye drop formulation of OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML is for external use only. Wash your hands thoroughly before applying to avoid contamination and not touch the tip of the solution dropper. Remove your contact lenses before using, if you are wearing any. Lift and tilt your head back, look up, and pull down the lower lid and put the drops in the affected eye.

Please do not stop taking OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML even if you feel better. Continue the course as suggested by the doctor.

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML can cause a blurry vision for some time in the beginning. Avoid driving and operating machinery in such cases until you feel better. If the effect persists longer, seek medical attention.

Apply the drops as soon as possible. However, if it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.

Keep the eye drops, and nasal spray containers tightly closed after every use. Please do not touch the dropper of eye drops since it contaminates the medication and affects the eye. Store it according to the instructions labelled on the leaflet. Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

1002-1003, 10th Floor, Windfall, Sahar Plaza, J.B.Nagar, Andheri-Kurla Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai-400059. Maharashtra, India.

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

OLOTOP EYE DROPS 5ML

MRP: 89.00

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