Alcadin is an antihistaminic medication. It is used to treat inflammation of eyes (redness and swelling) caused due to various allergies. It helps in sh... View More
Uses of Alcadin
Side effects of Alcadin
How to use Alcadin
This medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the ... View More
How Alcadin works
Alcadin is an antihistaminic medication. It treats allergy symptoms such as itching, swelling, and rashes by blocking the effects of a chemical messenge... View More
What if you forget to take Alcadin?
If you miss a dose of Alcadin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
Prevention of itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.
Instill one drop in each eye once daily.
Alcaftadine eye drop is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any component of this product.
Mode of Action
Alcaftadine is an H1, H2 & H4 histamine receptor antagonist and inhibitor of the release of histamine from mast cells.
The drug should not be instilled while wearing contact lenses. If hypersensitivity reaction occurs after instillation patients should be advised to disc... View More
1-10% Ocular Irritation,Burning,Stinging,Redness,Pruritus,Eye discharge,Eye swelling,Erythema of eyelid,Eyelid edema Nonocular Nasopharyngitis,Hea... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category: B Lactation: Unknown whether distributed in breast milk, caution advised
None well documented.
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