OPTIVAR

Used for Hay Fever and Allergies

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Updated on 26 Apr 2024

OPTIVAR Uses, Side Effects, Interactions, Warnings & Dosing

What is OPTIVAR?

What is OPTIVAR?

OPTIVAR is the brand name for azelastine and is available as a ophthalmic solution.

What dosages is OPTIVAR available in?

What dosages is OPTIVAR available in?

OPTIVAR is available as a 0.05% ophthalmic solution.

What is OPTIVAR used for?

What is OPTIVAR used for?

OPTIVAR is an antihistamine that is used to treat eye itching due to allergies in adults and children age 3 and older.

How does OPTIVAR work?

How does OPTIVAR work?

OPTIVAR is an antihistamine that works in your eyes to block histamine, a chemical that causes itching when you have allergies.

How do I take OPTIVAR?

How do I take OPTIVAR?

OPTIVAR is typically taken as 1 drop in the affected eye(s) twice a day.

Is it safe for me to take OPTIVAR?

Is it safe for me to take OPTIVAR?

OPTIVAR is a safe and effective treatment when used for FDA licensed indications. However, like all medications, they may give you unwanted side effects. You should always discuss potential side effects with your physician to ensure the medication is suitable and right for you.

OPTIVAR Common Side Effects

OPTIVAR Common Side Effects

Common side effects of OPTIVAR include:

  • Temporary eye burning or stinging
  • Mild headaches
  • Bitter taste
OPTIVAR Serious Side Effects

OPTIVAR Serious Side Effects

Serious side effects are rare with OPTIVAR.

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on OPTIVAR

Effects of other drugs, drug classes and over-the-counter products on OPTIVAR

  • There are no major drug interactions listed for OPTIVAR. However, you should always let your physician and pharmacist know about any other medications or supplements (including prescribed and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and dietary or herbal supplements) that you are currently taking
Who makes OPTIVAR?

Who makes OPTIVAR?

MEDA Pharmaceuticals

Is OPTIVAR safe in pregnancy?

Is OPTIVAR safe in pregnancy?

OPTIVAR may cause harm to your unborn baby, based on animal studies. Talk with your healthcare provider about the risks of taking OPTIVAR if you become pregnant.

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