About Azelast 5 Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)
How does Azelast 5 Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)?
Azelast 5 Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)
Azelast is the brand name for a drug with the active ingredient Azelastine Hydrochloride. It is anti-histamine or anti allergic medication prescribed for relieving the symptoms of seasonal or perennial allergies, allergic conjunctivitis that is allergic reactions affecting eyes like itchy, red, watery and swollen eyes.
Azelastine Hcl Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)- Working Mechanism
Histamine, which is a chemical released from certain (allergic) cells, produces inflammatory chemicals from the conjunctival cells which thus cause inflammation and swelling. This anti-histamine medication (Azelastine HCL) works by interfering with action of Histamine. The inflammatory chemicals are released in response to an allergen when an allergic reaction occurs.
Azelastine Hcl Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)- Dosage Facts
One should not exceed the recommended dose.
One should not use this medication when wearing contact lenses.
It is usually recommended used twice a day (morning and evening), 1 or 2 drops in each affected eye with the dropper provided. The dropper should not be touched with dirty hands; it should be kept contamination free to avoid any further infections.
Azelastine Hcl Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)- Side Effects
Azelastine Hcl usually doesn’t have severe side effects.
Though the following common side effects should be tend to immediately:
• Swelling of eyelids
• Blurred vision
• Dry and itchy eye
• Burning sensation in the eye
• Sensitivity to Sunlight
• Nausea, weakness
Azelast 5 Eye Drop 0.05% (5ml)- Buying Information
Azelast Eye Drops are available in single and multiple packs (i.e. 3 or 6 bottles in a pack). Sigma is a widely known manufacturer of Azelastine Hcl in India. Azelastine Hcl Eye Drops are easily available in all the known pharmacies.
They could be bought online too at great prices which is possible through huge discounts and deals offered by the respective online pharmacies.