Buy Albalon Eye drop 0.5mg Online
Ketotifen is used to treat allergic rhinitis (running nose), allergic conjunctivitis (irritation and redness in the membrane covering the eye), red itchy eyes due to allergies like hay fever (allergic inflammation of mucus membranes of the eyes and nose causing running nose and watery eyes) and to minimize the frequency and severity of asthma attacks.
Side effects of Albalon (0.5mg)
- Most Common: Headache and inflammation of nose.
- Eye: Allergic reactions, burning or stinging, inflammation, discharge from eyes, dry eyes, eye pain, eyelid disorder, itching, increased tears, dilation of the pupils, oversensitivity to light and rash.
- Miscellaneous: Drowsiness, dizziness, flu syndrome and inflammation of pharynx.
Dosage & When it is to be taken
Adult: PO- Asthma prophylaxis; Allergic conditions- 1 mg twice daily, up to 2 mg twice daily if needed.
Ophthalmic- Allergic conjunctivitis- As 0.025% solution: Instill 1 drop twice daily.
How to use Albalon (0.5mg)?
It comes as a tablet, syrup to take by mouth and also as eye drops to instill over the affected eye.
When is Albalon (0.5mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)
Warnings and Precautions for Albalon (0.5mg)
- Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
- It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Frequently asked questions of Albalon Eye drop
Is ketotifen safe in pregnancy?
Ketotifen should only be used during pregnancy if the potential benefits justify the potential risks to the baby. Please follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use.
Is it safe to use ketotifen during breastfeeding?
Ketotifen eye drops can be used during breastfeeding, ketotifen tablets and syrup should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Please follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use.
Is ketotifen available over the counter? Is ketotifen legal?
Ketotifen eye drops are available over the counter. Ketotifen tablets and syrups are available only with doctor’s prescription. Ketotifen is legal and available worldwide in many countries.
Is ketotifen addictive? Is ketotifen safe?
Ketotifen is not addictive. Ketotifen is safe if taken as prescribed. In case of any side effects, consult your doctor.
Does ketotifen cause weight gain, make you sleepy, or drowsy?
Ketotifen can cause weight gain, can make you sleepy and drowsy.
How long does ketotifen take to work? How long does ketotifen last?
Generally ketotifen eye drop takes 15 min to work and lasts up to 5-8 hours. Ketotifen oral (tablet or syrup) takes about 2-4 hours to work and lasts up to 22 hours.