What is Patanol?
Patanol Drops (olopatadine) is an antihistamine that reduces the natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of itching or watery eyes.
What are Patanol drops used for?
Patanol eye drops are used to treat itching, burning, redness, watering, and other eye symptoms caused by allergic conditions.
How to use Patanol Drops?
Apply this medication in the affected eye(s) usually once or twice a day as directed by the doctor, depending on the brand of eye drops that are prescribed.
Who should not use this medication?
The medicine is not to be used by people that are allergic to olopatadine or any ingredients of the medication.
Is Patanol safe during breastfeeding?
Patanol may pass into breast milk. In case of breast-feeding mother are taking this medication, it may affect the baby. Talk to the doctor about whether the medicine should be continuing with breast-feeding.