Zaditor

(Ketotifen Eye Drops)
Manufactured by Novartis

Zaditor (Ketotifen Eye Drops)

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Strength Pack Size Price(USD) Quantity Subtotal
0.25mg/1ml
5 ml Eye Drops
$64.99
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0.25mg/1ml
30 x 0.4ml Single Dose Units
$97.19
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Zaditor

Zaditor is belongs to the family of drugs known as an antiallergic or antihistaminic ophthalmic medication commonly used for the treatment of certain disorders of the eye caused by allergies. Zaditor/Ketotifen works by preventing the effects of a substance called histamine, which is produced in certain cells in your eyes and which causes the allergic reaction. Zaditor comes in category of drugs called also Ketotifen. Zaditor is being manufactured by Novartis Ophthalmic and is available in 5ml Eye Drops.

What are the most common problems for which Zaditor/Ketotifen is used?

Zaditor/Ketotifen is often used to inhibit processes in the body that cause allergic symptoms after exposure to an allergen.

Zaditor/Ketotifen is used for the treatment and prevention or helps to relieve ocular (eye) symptoms of allergic conditions and seasonal allergic conjunctivitis.

Zaditor/Ketotifen is useful for the treatment and prevention or relief of inflammation and itching of eye.

Zaditor/Ketotifen is useful for the treatment and prevention or relief of watering and burning eye.

Zaditor/Ketotifen may also be used for relieve other conditions that determined by your doctor's or consultant.

How does Zaditor/Ketotifen work?

Zaditor/Ketotifen is belongs to the family of drugs known as an antiallergic or antihistaminic ophthalmic medication commonly used for the treatment of certain disorders of the eye caused by allergies. Zaditor/Ketotifen works by preventing the effects of a substance called histamine, which is produced in certain cells in your eyes and which causes the allergic reaction. Zaditor/Ketotifen works by blocking the action of histamine. Histamine is a natural chemical released by the body when an allergic response occurs. It causes the symptoms of an allergic reaction, which can include inflammation of the skin, airways or tissues; rashes; itching of the skin, eyes or nose; nasal congestion, and narrowing of the airways. Zaditor/Ketotifen is used as eye drops to act directly on the symptoms of allergies in the eyes. By blocking the actions of histamine in the eye, Zaditor/Ketotifen both prevents and relieves the typical symptoms of eye allergies, such as itchy, swollen and watery eyes.

Is any prescription required to get Zaditor/Ketotifen?

Yes, prescription is necessary, one most not to use Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution without prescription. Some times in such conditions Zaditor/Ketotifen is more harmful for health so, it is better to use Zaditor/Ketotifen under doctor's guidance or according to your medical consultant.

Dosages of Zaditor/Ketotifen?

Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution always takes under doctor's guidance. The recommended doses of Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution will be different for different patients, according to the requirements of each patient; you continue to take it for as long as your doctor prescribes, please shake well before use it. Zaditor/Ketotifen works best when taken long term. If you can not tolerate the recommended dosage, your doctor can prescribe a dose that sufficient for you.

What is the minimum duration for which Zaditor/Ketotifen should be taken?

The duration of taking Zaditor/Ketotifen is not constant; it depends according to the problem. Your doctor or consultant can describe you better about the time period for which duration Zaditor/Ketotifen should be taken or until the medication is deemed effective. Zaditor/Ketotifen used twice a day in affected eye.

Are there any side effects of Zaditor/Ketotifen?

Possible side effects that occur during the use of Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution :

  • Allergic reaction
  • Irritation in area of use
  • Alteration in taste
  • Burning sensation
  • Stinging on application
  • Eye stinging
  • Eye irritation
  • Eye itching
  • Redness of Eye
  • Eye sensitivity to light
  • Headache
  • Unpleasant taste
  • Nasal congestion
  • Itching of eye
  • Redness of inner lining of eyelid
  • Swelling of eyelid
  • Tearing of eye
  • Ache or pain in eye
  • Bloody eye
  • Blurred vision
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Oozing in eye
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Sneezing
  • Swelling of eye

Under what circumstances Zaditor/Ketotifen should not be used?

If you have an allergy to Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution or any other ingredients of this medicine, then should not be used.

If you have suffering to the problem of heart or blood vessel disease, Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution should not be used without consulting of doctor.

If you have suffering to the problem of diabetes, Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution should not be used without consulting of doctor.

If you have suffering to the problems of lung disease, Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution should not be used without consulting of doctor.

If you are contact lens wearers, Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution should not be used without consulting of doctor.

If you are using Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution, do not use other eye medication without consulting of doctor.

If you have suffering to pregnancy or plan to be pregnant, Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution should not be used without consulting of doctor.

If you have suffering to breastfeeding, Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution should not be used without consulting of doctor.

Under which storage conditions Zaditor/Ketotifen should be kept?

Zaditor/Ketotifen should be stored in cupboard at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Do not store Zaditor/Ketotifen Eye Solution in the bathroom, near the kitchen sink, or in other damp places. Keep always Zaditor/Ketotifen medicine out of the reach of children.

Major drug Manufacturers

  • Novartis Ophthalmics
  • Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical
  • Janssen Pharmaceutical (Pty) Ltd
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceutical
  • Allergan Pharmaceutical
  • Alcon Laboratories Inc.

Similar drugs Zaditor/Ketotifen

  • Acular
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  • Alocril
  • Elestat
  • Emadine

From where can one get Zaditor/Ketotifen?

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