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AKUDAY 0.2% EYE DROPS

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Composition for AKUDAY

Olopatadine(0.2%)

food interaction for AKUDAY

alcohol interaction for AKUDAY

pregnancy interaction for AKUDAY

lactation interaction for AKUDAY

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No interaction found
No interaction found
Akuday 0.2% eye drops may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Akuday 0.2% eye drops is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE

SALT INFORMATION for AKUDAY

Olopatadine(0.2%)

Uses

Akuday 0.2% eye drops is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.

How it works

Akuday 0.2% eye drops belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines. Akuday 0.2% eye drops is an antiallergy medicine that decreases production of the chemical histamine which is responsible for initiating allergic responses.

Common side effects

Altered taste, Headache, Blurred vision, Burning sensation in eye, Dry eye, Sore throat

SUBSTITUTES for AKUDAY

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  • OLOBLU 0.2% EYE DROP
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    Rs. 19.20/ML of eye drop
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  • IF 1 EYE DROP
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    Rs. 32.19/ML of eye drop
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    pay 63% more per ML of eye drop
  • OLSPORE OD EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Calix Health Care
    Rs. 20/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 100
    pay 1% more per ML of eye drop

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Expert advice for AKUDAY

Consult your doctor and do not take olopatadine if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding.
Consult your doctor before discontinuing olopatadine treatment.
Eye drops: 
  • Do not use olopatadine eye drops while you are wearing contact lenses. Do not use contact lenses for at least 10-15 mins after using olopatadine in the eye.
  • Avoid wearing contact lenses while you are on olopatadine eye drops treatment or while your eye is inflamed and red.
  • Temporary blurred vision or other visual disturbances may affect the ability to drive or use machines. If blurred vision occurs at instillation of olopatadine eye drops, wait until the vision clears before driving or using machinery.
  • If with olopatadine you are concomitantly using other eye drops or eye ointment medicines, leave at least 5 minutes between each medicine; Eye ointments should be administered last.
  • Always follow directions of use given in the package insert while using eye drops.
Oral:
  • Olopatadine when taken orally may cause sleepiness. Avoid driving a car or operating machinery when treated with oral olopatadine.
  • Do not use oral olopatadine if you have renal disorder or hepatic disorder.

Frequently asked questions for AKUDAY

Olopatadine

Q.Is olopatadine over-the-counter?
Yes, olopatadine may be available over-the-counter. Patients should follow advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q.What is olopatadine ophthalmic solution/eye drops used for?
Olopatadine is used to treat seasonal allergic conjunctivitis (infection and inflammation [itching, redness and swelling] of the conjunctive of the eye) cause due to pollens, dust, animal fur and other allergens

Q.What are olopatadine tablets used for?
Olopatadine is used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis, hives, and itch associated with skin diseases

Q.Is olopatadine a steroid?
No, olopatadine is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines. Olopatadine is an antiallergy medicine that decreases production of the chemical histamine which is responsible for initiating allergic responses

Q.Is olopatadine an antibiotic?
No, olopatadine is not an antibiotic. It belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines. Olopatadine is an antiallergy medicine that decreases production of the chemical histamine which is responsible for initiating allergic responses

Q.How does olopatadine work?
Olopatadine belongs to a group of medicines called antihistamines. It is an antiallergy medicine that decreases production of the chemical histamine which is responsible for initiating allergic responses.

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Content on this page was last updated on 28 September, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)