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Azelastine Ophthalmic Dosage

Medically reviewed on September 20, 2018.

Applies to the following strengths: 0.05%

Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Allergic Conjunctivitis

Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) twice a day.

Use: For the treatment of itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Allergic Conjunctivitis

Age: 3 years and older
Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) twice a day.

Use: For the treatment of itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.

Renal Dose Adjustments

No adjustment recommended

Liver Dose Adjustments

No adjustment recommended

Precautions

Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 3 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.

Dialysis

No adjustment recommended

Other Comments

Administration advice:
-For ophthalmic use only
-Patients should remove soft contact lens before using eye drops; contact lens should not be reinserted for 10 minutes.

Patient advice:
-Patients should be instructed not to wear a contact lens if eyes are red.
-Patients should be instructed not to touch bottle tip to eyes, hands, or any other surface in order to prevent contamination of the bottle.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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