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Adult Dosing .
Dosage forms: 0.05% sol
- [1 gtt in eye(s) bid]
Peds Dosing .
- Dosage forms: 0.05% sol
- [2 yo and older]
- Dose: 1 gtt in eye(s) bid
- hypersens. to drug/class/compon.
- hypersens. to benzalkonium chloride
Drug Interactions .
No significant interactions known or found for this drug. Caution always advised with multiple medications.
Adverse Reactions .
may occur but none reported
- ocular burning
- ocular pruritus
Lactation: Safety Unknown
no routine tests recommended
Metabolism: minimal; CYP450: unknown; Info: minimal systemic absorption
Excretion: urine 55% (100% unchanged), feces 30% (100% unchanged); Half-life: 12h
Subclass: Allergy, Ophthalmic
Mechanism of Action
selectively antagonizes histamine H1 receptors; inhibits histamine release from mast cells
Approximate Retail Price
- 0.05 % (1 eye dropper, 5mL): $118.99
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