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Albalon ® (Ketotifen) Overview
Albalon ® (Ketotifen)
What Is Albalon Eye Drops?
Albalon Eye Drops contain triple action formula with lubricant, decongestant and antihistamine.
Fast, effective relief of allergic conjunctivitis and allergy eye. Indicated to relieve the symptoms of itchy, allergy eye.
Triple action formula includes a lubricant, a decongestant and an antihistamine especially designed to relieve eye redness and reduce that watery, itchy feeling caused by allergies or hay fever
How should I use this medicine?
To apply eye drops, wash your hands first. To avoid contamination, do not touch the dropper tip or let it touch your eye or any other surface.
Remove contact lenses before applying the eye drops. Wait at least 10 minutes after using this medication before inserting contact lenses.
Before using, check this product visually. Do not use if the liquid has changed color or is cloudy. Use in affected eye(s) as directed.
Tilt your head back, look upward, and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch. Hold the dropper directly over the eye and place 1 drop into the pouch. Look downward and gently close your eyes for 1 to 2 minutes.
Place one finger at the corner of the eye near the nose and apply gentle pressure. This will prevent the medication from draining away from the eye. Try not to blink and do not rub the eye. Repeat these steps if your dose is for more than 1 drop and for the other eye if so directed.
How Does Albalon Eye Drops Work?
Allergy Eye Drops belongs to the class of drugs called anti-histamines. Histamines are the inflammatory mediators, which are responsible for allergic symptoms. Allergy Eye Drops acts by inhibiting the release of histamines from the mast cells.
If your doctor has directed you to use this medication on a regular schedule and you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Where should I keep my medicine?
Store dropper bottle upright at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight. Do not store in the bathroom. Discard if drops become discolored or cloudy. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.
Active Ingredient: Ketotifen
Inactive Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, anhydrous dibasic calcium phosphate, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, hypromellose, titanium dioxide, lactose, triacetin, and FD & C Blue #2 aluminum lake.
Drugs that interact with Albalon Eye Drops tablet include the following:
- Sleeping pills
This is not a comprehensive list of drug interactions. Consult your doctor to know more about other possible drug interactions.
- Avoid using the medicine if you are allergic to Albalon Eye Drops or similar drugs.
- Avoid consumption of alcohol as it may alter the absorption of Albalon Eye Drops tablet.
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery if Albalon Eye Drops causes dizziness or blurred vision.
- Avoid Albalon Eye Drops during pregnancy or breastfeeding because the safe use of the drug is not yet established.
- Do not stop using the medication abruptly unless instructed by the doctor.
- Do not exceed the dose more than prescribed.
Stinging, redness, widened pupils, or blurred vision may
occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
If your doctor has directed you to use this medication, remember that he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
Tell your doctor right away if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: dizziness, nausea, sweating, drowsiness, weakness, nervousness, worsening redness/itching/swelling in or around the eyes
Tell your doctor right away if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: eye pain, other vision problems, headache, decrease in body temperature, irregular heartbeat.
A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any of the following symptoms of a serious allergic reaction: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.