Olopatadine Side Effects
Please note - some side effects for Olopatadine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Side Effects of Olopatadine - for the Consumer
Applies to: eye drops
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Olopatadine Drops:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Olopatadine Drops:
Blurred vision; burning or stinging; change in taste; dryness of the eye; eye pain; feeling that something is in your eye; head congestion; headache; itching; redness in the eye; runny nose; sore throat; tearing; weakness.
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.Top
Side Effects by Body System - for Healthcare Professionals
Applies to: nasal spray
Gastrointestinal side effects have included bitter taste, dry mouth, nasopharyngitis, and pharyngolaryngeal pain. Post marketing reports have included dysgeusia, hyposmia and anosmia.
Respiratory side effects have included epistaxis, cough, and postnasal drip. Nasal septal perforation has also been reported. Post Marketing reports have included nasal discomfort and oropharyngeal pain
Genitourinary side effects have included urinary tract infection.
Hepatic side effects have included CPK elevation.
Nervous system side effects have included somnolence. Post marketing reports have included dizziness and headache.
Other side effects have included influenza.
Psychiatric side effects have included depression or worsening of depression.Top
Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. In addition, the drug information contained herein may be time sensitive and should not be utilized as a reference resource beyond the date hereof. This information does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients, or recommend therapy. This drug information is a reference resource designed as supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill , knowledge, and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. The absence of a warning for a given drug or drug combination in no way should be construed to indicate that the drug of drug combination is safe, effective, or appropriate for any given patient. Drugs.com does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of information provided. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the drugs you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.