Then they gave some of the mice two antihistamines, one called ketotifen fumarate, sold by Novartis AG under the brand name Zaditor
and generically available cromolyn.
We knew from published research that both cromolyn and Zaditor
help stabilize mast cells in people suffering from allergy or asthma," said Nature magazine quoted Shi as saying.
OTC Help for Eye Allergies: Zaditor
(Novartis Pharmaceuticals) and Alaway (Alimera Sciences) are now available without a prescription to treat itchy eyes due to allergies.
Allergy Ophthalmic Drops - Zaditor
(36% of 1,619 pharmacist recommendations)
Recent research shows that allergy sufferers and their physicians give high marks to Zaditor
, a treatment for itchy eyes associated with hay fever.
Alaway, available over the counter, contains the same active ingredient and strength as Zaditor
, the former prescription brand of ketotifen fumarate, and is shown to be therapeutically equivalent with a lower retail cost.
, Rescula and Visudyne are registered trademarks of Novartis Pharma.
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Opthalmic Pharmaceutical Markets Include: Visudyne, Macugen, Restasis, Acular, Acular LS, Voltaren, Nevanac, Xibrom, Patanol, Zaditor
, Emadine, Alomide, Pred Mild, Opticom, Alocril, Elestat, Crolom, Alrex, Optivar, Alamast, Livostin and Vasocon
Provides Up to 12 Hours of Continuous Itch Relief With One Drop
works within three minutes of application and is the only prescription eye drop that relieves and prevents itchy eyes due to allergies for up to 12 hours.
relieves and prevents itching due to allergic conjunctivitis.