Drug ID: 1d00000040
Drug Name: Alcaftadine Ophthalmic Solution
Generic Names: Lastacaft
Legal Status: Non Opioid Prescription only drug
Indication for Mother: Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.
Recommended Dose: Instill one drop into each eye once daily.
Recommended In: This medication is an H1-receptor antagonist, prescribed for allergic conjunctivitis. It antagonizes actions of histamine at H1 receptors.
Directions For Use: It comes as eye drops, to instill into the affected eyes as directed by your physician.
Storage: Store at 15-25°C.
Dosage Forms: Eye drop
Side Effects: Eye - Irritation, burning and/or stinging upon instillation, redness and itching.
In Case of Overdose: No information provided.
Avoid If: Caution should be exercised in patients with increased eye pressure, who wearing contact lenses, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Remove your contact lenses before using this medication.
Drug Interaction: No information provided.