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OPTIVAR
Ocular allergy/inflammation
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Drug Name:

OPTIVAR Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Azelastine HCl 0.05%; oph. soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Meda Pharmaceuticals

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for OPTIVAR:

Treatment of ocular itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.

Adults and Children:

<3yrs: not recommended. ≥3yrs: 1 drop in affected eye(s) twice daily.

Warnings/Precautions:

Contact lenses (remove; may reinsert 10 minutes after administration, if eye is not red). Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Antihistamine.

Adverse Reactions:

Ocular burning/stinging, headache, bitter taste, asthma, conjunctivitis, dyspnea, eye pain, fatigue, flu symptoms, transient blurred vision.

How Supplied:

Soln—6mL

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