KETOTIFEN - OPHTHALMIC
Common Brand Name(s): Zaditor
Phonetic Pronunciation: (kee-TOE-tih-fen)
Information last revised August 2010
What does KETOTIFEN OPHTHALMIC look like?
Zaditor 0.025 % Eye Drops
Alaway 0.025 % Eye Drops
ketotifen fumarate 0.025 % Eye Drops
Eye Itch Relief 0.025 % Drops
This medication is used to prevent and treat itching of the eyes caused by allergies (allergic/seasonal conjunctivitis). Ketotifen is an antihistamine for the eye that treats allergic symptoms by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine). It is also a mast cell stabilizer that prevents allergic reactions by reducing the release of natural substances that cause an allergic reaction.
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