About Pataday Eye Drop
Allergies can cause a lot of discomfort to the eye. Pataday Eye Drop Ophthalmic Solution helps in keeping the discomfort in check.
Thus, it stops the continuous itching, watering and burning sensation in the eye because of an allergic reaction.
Women who are pregnant, or are trying to conceive should inform their doctor before they take Pataday Eye Drop Ophthalmic Solution.
Lactating mothers should also discuss the same before they use Pataday Eye Drop Ophthalmic Solution. Inform your health care provider in case you have eye power and use contact lenses.
What are the uses of Pataday Eye Drop ?
Pataday Eye Drops use for the treatment of Symptoms of allergic pink eye and other conditions.
The complete list of uses and indications for Pataday Eye Drop is as follows:
Symptoms of allergic pink eye
How to use Pataday Eye Drop
Pataday Eye Drop 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/ear without touching it.
How take Pataday Eye Drop – Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.
How it works Pataday Eye Drop
Pataday Eye Drop belongs to a class of drugs called mast cell stabilizers. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.
Pataday Eye Drop stops mast cells from breaking down and releasing substances called histamines and leukotrienes. These substances cause your body to have an allergic reaction. This reaction can cause symptoms such as itchy, watery eyes.
Major & minor side effects of Pataday Eye Drop
Eye burning or stinging
Expert advice for Pataday Eye Drop
Your doctor has prescribed Pataday Eye Drop Ophthalmic Solution 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.