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Overview

Uses of Azelast Eye Drop

Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop is used in the treatment of allergic eye disease.

Azelast Eye Drop side effects

Common
  • Eye irritation
  • Itching
  • Burning sensation in eye
  • Watery eyes

How to use Azelast Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Azelast Eye Drop works

Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop is an antiallergic. It works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (histamine) which is responsible for red, itchy, watery eyes.

Azelast Eye Drop related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Lactation
Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
To reduce the amount of Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop that reaches the breastmilk, remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
Driving
Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Azelast Eye Drop?

If you miss a dose of Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop
Optihist AZ Eye Drop
Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹15.18/ml of Eye Drop
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Optihist AZ Eye Drop
Yash Pharma Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹15.18/ml of Eye Drop
save 11%

Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Azelast 0.05% Sterile Eye Drop to treat inflammation (redness and swelling) due to allergies of the eye. 
  • It treats short-term or sudden allergic reactions in the eye.
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute immediately after instilling the drop. 
  • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution. 
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer. 
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Azelast with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Eurolam, Alwel, Tenzo
MODERATE
Brand(s): Risure
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Brand(s): Psycopan, Anxionil
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Brand(s): Histiwel, Histanil
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Brand(s): Zuroxy, Roxilim, Rox Thro
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Brand(s): Konit
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Brand(s): Dizapam
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Brand(s): Panik
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Azelast

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1) Am I really suffering from diabetes. I am daily doing Ramdev baba Yoga for 1 - 1/30 Hrs 2) I am normal , May I stop Tab Glycomet 500 ? 3) ECG is abnormal but 2D eco is normal. What is a problem? 4) Why Doctor is asking me to take daily Cap. BecoZinc forever. May I stop or continue? 5) I am suffering from Neck spondilites . 6) I feel giddiness, so doctor starts this medicine and asked to take forever for long time May I continue or what ?Plz give me second opinion.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Your HbA1c levels will ascertain your diabetes control. You must continue glycometSR. It's dose may even beFor giddiness you may take stemetil MD tab sos and pantop DSR before breakfast
I m cocieved running 9 month n my date of issue is on first week of june.but i m having swelling on foot
Dr. Suman Rao
Gynaecologist
Get your BP, serum proteins and kidney function test done. If all are fine then there is nothing to worry about.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
MRP
85
5 ml in 1 bottle
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