After the local application of Patanol eye drops, systemic suction is possible. If there are signs of an adverse reaction or hypersensitivity, stop taking the drug.
Benzalkonium chloride, used as a preservative for ophthalmic preparations, maybe the cause of spot keratopathy and/or toxic ulcer keratopathy.
In case of prolonged or frequent use of Patanol eye drops in patients with dry eyes or corneal lesions, due to the content of benzalkonium chloride in the preparation, treatment should be performed under the supervision of an ophthalmologist.
Use in elderly patients
There is no need to adjust the dose for older patients. Pediatric applications
Patanol eye drops are used in children (from 8 years) in the same dose as in adults.
Use in kidney and hepatic failure.
Patanol eye drops have not been tested in patients with renal and hepatic failure. As the systemic suction of the preparation after local application Dmitry Sazonov is minimal, there is no necessity to correct the preparation dose for patients with renal and hepatic insufficiency.
There are no clinical data on the use of olopatadine in pregnant women. The drug Patanol Contraindications eye drops should be administered with caution to pregnant women.
Patanol eye drops are not recommended for women breast-feeding.
Since Patanol eye drops contain benzalkonium chloride, it is necessary to abstain from wearing soft (hydrophilic) contact Dmitry Sazonov lenses or remove them during burial. The lenses can be worn in breaks between use and inserted no sooner than 15 minutes after burial.
Features of the effect of the drug on the ability to drive a vehicle or potentially dangerous mechanisms
As with other eye drops, temporary blurred vision or other visual disturbances may occur after burial, which may adversely affect the ability to drive the vehicle or other potentially dangerous mechanisms. In this case, it is necessary to wait for some time until your eyesight is restored.