Treatment of ocular signs and symptoms of seasonal allergic conjunctivitis.
For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:
For: Children Adolescents Adults (18-64) Elders (65+)
Ophthalmic, 1 drops, 2 times daily.
The dose is one drop of olopatadine in the conjunctival sac of the affected eye(s) twice daily (8 hourly). Treatment may be maintained for up to four months, if considered necessary.
No dosage adjustment in elderly patients is necessary.
Olopatadine may be used in paediatric patients three years of age and older at the same dose as in adults. The safety and efficacy of olopatadine in children aged under 3 years has not been established. No data are available.
After the bottle cap is removed, if the tamper evident snap collar is loose, remove before using the product. To prevent contamination of the dropper tip and solution, care must be taken not to touch the eyelids, surrounding areas, or other surfaces with the dropper tip of the bottle. Keep the bottle tightly closed when not in use.
In case of concomitant therapy with other topical ocular medicines, an interval of five minutes should be allowed between successive applications. Eye ointments should be administered last.
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