What is Azelast® Eye Drops Azelastine 0.05%?
Azelast® Eye Drops is an antihistaminic medication. It is used to treat inflammation of the eyes (redness and swelling) caused due to various allergies. It helps in short-term or sudden allergic reactions in the eye. Azelast® Eye Drop is an antiallergic. It works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (histamine) which is responsible for red, itchy, watery eyes.
Azelast® Eye Drops helps relieve symptoms of allergic eye disease such as redness, swelling, itching, and watering of the eyes. This medicine works by decreasing the production of certain chemicals that cause inflammation of the eyes. This will make it easier for you to go about your daily activities. Use it as prescribed to get the most benefit. If you see no improvement even after 2 weeks, talk to your doctor.
Follow your doctor’s instructions precisely for administering Azelast Eye Drop in the eye. It should be used regularly at evenly spaced time intervals as prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the returning or worsening.
Commonly seen side effects seen with this medicine include temporary eye irritation and burning sensation after administration. Consult your doctor if these side effects persist or if your condition worsens. It may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use, so not drive until your vision is clear.