Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop

Manufacturer: Micro Labs Ltd
Medicine composition: Olopatadine
Prescription vs OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Allergies can cause a lot of discomfort to the eye. Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop 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 Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop. Lactating mothers should also discuss the same before they use Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop. Inform your health care provider in case you have eye power and use contact lenses.

Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop is meant to be put in the eye only. Do not get it anywhere near your nose or even mouth. If this does happen, wash the area with lots of water and pat dry. If you do use contact lenses, remove them before using Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop. When applying the drug into your eye, make sure your hands are clean and dry. Wash your hands again after applying the drug.

Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop can cause some minor side effects like stuffy nose, headache or a sore throat. These symptoms generally do not last for a long time. If you experience side effects like swelling around the eyes, burning or irritation in the eyes and blurry vision, immediately seek medical attention.

  • Allergic Disorders

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    No interaction found
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Olopatadine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Rapidon Od 0.2% V/V Eye Drop It binds to the histamine receptor and works as a histamine antagonist. The adverse effects of histamine are managed by blocking the action of endogenous histamine, thereby leading to bronchodilation.

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