What is Pataday?
Pataday is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of itching or watery eyes.
What is Pataday used for?
Pataday (for the eye) is used to treat itching, burning, redness, watering, and other eye symptoms caused by allergic conditions.
What should be avoided while using Pataday?
Do not use Pataday while wearing contact lenses. It may contain a preservative that can discolor soft contact lenses. Wait at least 15 minutes after using this medicine before putting in the contact lenses.
What other drugs will affect Pataday?
It is not likely that other drugs that are take orally or inject will have an effect on olopatadine used in the eyes. But many drugs can interact with each other. Inform the healthcare providers about all medicines used, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
What is to be taken care of before consuming Pataday?
In deciding to use a medicine, the risks of taking the medicine must be weighed against the good it will do. This is a decision consumer and the doctor will make.