Olopat 0.1% Eye Drops
Olopat 0.1% Eye Drops
Olopat 0.1% Eye Drops
Olopat 0.1% Eye Drops
Olopat 0.1% Eye Drops

Olopat 0.1% Eye Drops

By AJANTA PHARMA LIMITED
5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
148.01*
MRP 180.50
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Medical Description

Olopat Eye drop is an anti-allergic medicine. Olopat eye drops contain olopatadine as its active ingredient. It is effective in treating allergic conjunctivitis (symptoms include redness, itching, wat...
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ContainsOlopatadine(0.1 %)
UsesEye allergies
Side effectsEye discomfort, pain, irritation
ClassificationOCCULAR ANTI-ALLERGIC
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Uses of Olopat 0.1 %

Olopat Eye drop is used in treating the symptoms (watery, redness, burning and itching in the eyes) of allergic conjunctivitis.

Contraindications of Olopat 0.1 %

  • If you are allergic to Olopatadine or any other ingredients of Olopat Eye drop.
  • If you are breastfeeding.
  • If your child is less than 3 years old.

Side effects of Olopat 0.1 %

  • Eye discomfort
  • Eye pain
  • Eye irritation
  • Dry eye

Precautions and Warnings of Olopat 0.1 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I instill Olopat Eye drop during pregnancy?
A:
This medicine is not recommended during pregnancy or in women who may get pregnant as there is limited information about its effects in human pregnancy. Please consult your doctor before using any medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I instill Olopat Eye drop while breastfeeding?
A:
Olopat eye drops should not be used while breastfeeding as there is limited information about its safety in humans. Please consult your doctor before using any medicine during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have instilled Olopat Eye drop?
A:
You may experience visual disturbances like blurred vision and the inability to recognize objects properly. Therefore, you should avoid driving until your vision is clear.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Olopat Eye drop?
A:
There is no information available on the interaction of Olopat eye drops with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any other eye problems.
  • You had any eye surgery.
  • You need to remove your contact lenses before using Olopat Eye drop.
  • You experience irritation, pain, redness of the eye and changes in vision occur or your condition worsens after using this medicine, you may need to discontinue the treatment.
  • Olopat Eye drop should not be used in children who are under the age of 3 years.

Mode of Action of Olopat 0.1 %

How Does It Work?

Olopatadine in Olopat Eye drop works by preventing the release of substances (histamine) that cause itching, redness, etc in the eyes, thus treating, preventing or controlling the allergic reactions.

Directions for Use of Olopat 0.1 %

  • Use Olopat Eye drop as instructed by the doctor.
  • Follow the directions carefully & do not miss dose.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Read the instructions on the label before usage.
  • Close your eyes for 2-3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze.
  • Avoid touching your eyes with the dropper and it must be kept clean.
  • Wipe any excess liquid from your face with a tissue.
  • Use the exact number of drops recommended.
  • If you are prescribed any other eye drops, you need to keep an interval of at least 5 minutes between both the drops.

Interactions of Olopat 0.1 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparation and supplements to avoid any interaction with Olopat Eye drop.
  • If you use another eye drop product concomitantly with this medicine, keep a minimum gap of 15 minutes between the application of both the medicines.

Storage and disposal of Olopat 0.1 %

  • Store Olopat Eye drop below 30°C in a clean and dry place.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.
  • You should not use the eye drops once the expiry date has passed and discard it properly.
  • You need to discard the medicine 4 weeks after first opening it.
  • Do not use this medicine if you notice the contents are of a different colour in any way or if particles are present.

Dosage of Olopat 0.1 %

Overdose

If you feel you have instilled these eye drops more than you should, rinse your eyes with warm water and do not put in any more drops until it is time for your next dose.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose, use it as soon as possible. Do not use a double dose of this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How frequently can I use Olopat Eye drop?

A: This eye drop should only be used as frequently as prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Can I use Olopat Eye drop along with contact lenses?

A: No, you must remove the contact lenses and then instil the eye drops.

Q: Is it safe to use Olopat Eye drop during pregnancy?

A: You should avoid using Olopat Eye drop as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy.

Q: What is the use of Olopat Eye drop?

A: This medicine is used in the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis (a condition of eye inflammation which is caused by allergies).

Q: How long can we use Olopat Eye drops?

A: Olopat Eye drop should be used for as long as the doctor has prescribed them. If you do not feel any improvement in symptoms even after two weeks of using it, inform the doctor. Do not use it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Can Olopat Eye drop cause dry eyes?

A: Dryness of eyes is one of the common side effects of Olopat Eye drop. It usually resolves over time.

Q: Is Olopat Eye drop a steroid?

A: No, Olopat eye drop is not a steroid medicine. It is an antiallergic medicine used to treat various allergic conditions such as conjunctivitis, etc.

Q: Can Olopat Eye drop be used in children?

A: No, Olopat eye drop should not be used in children below 3 years of age. Consult your child's doctor for an appropriate diagnosis and treatment regimen.

Q: What are the side effects Olopat eye drops?

A: Eye discomfort, pain, irritation are few effects of Olopat eye drops. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own
Product Details
Brand
OLOPAT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/11/2024
Last Updated on: 02 May 2022 | 12:52 PM (IST)
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