Drug ID: 2d00000030
Drug Name: Bepotastine
Generic Names: Bepreve
Legal Status: Non Opioid Prescription only drug
Indication for Mother: Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Recommended Dose: Instill one drop into the affected eye(s) twice a day.
Recommended In: This medication is an antihistamine, prescribed for allergic conjunctivitis. It blocks histamine action, which reduces allergy symptoms.
Directions For Use: It comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes as directed by your physician.
Storage: Store it at room temperature (15° - 25°C).
Dosage Forms: Eye Drops
Side Effects: Most Common - Eye irritation, headache, hypersensitivity and throat inflammation.
In Case of Overdose: No information available yet.
Avoid If: Caution should be exercised in patients with history of any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Avoid wearing contact lenses while using this medication.
It may cause harm if it is swallowed.
Extreme caution needed for children less than 2 years old.
Drug Interaction: No information available yet.