M2 EQUITYBITES-16 March 2010-Perrigo Company markets generic Zaditor
for ophthalmic use(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
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.
Over-the-counter drops such as Zaditor
offer good relief for allergy-related pink eyes.
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.
Recent research shows that allergy sufferers and their physicians give high marks to Zaditor
, a treatment for itchy eyes associated with hay fever.
Products featured in the program include such Alcon brands as Clear Care solution, ICAPS vitamins, Naphcon-A eye allergy drops, Systane eye drops and Zaditor
eye allergy drops.
addresses the needs of consumers whose eyes are itchy due to allergies with its Zaditor
Eye Drops, billed as the first nonprescription eye drop that is strong enough to provide relief for up to 12 hours with just one drop.
THE eyeSOLUTION portfolio includes Clear Care Solution, ICAPS eye vitamins, Naphcon-A eye allergy drops, the Opti-Free brand, the Systane brand and Zaditor
eye allergy drops.
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.
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The company's portfolio of eye care products includes Clearcare Solution, ICAPS eye vitamins, Naphcon-A eye allergy drops, the Opti-Free and Systane brands, and Zaditor
Eye Allergy Drops.