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Spersallerg information

Manufacturer Novartis
Distributor Zuellig Pharma
Contents Per mL Antazoline HCl 0.5 mg, tetryzoline HCl 0.4 mg
Indications Noninfectious irritative conjunctivitis, allergic & inflammatory conditions of the
conjunctiva, hay fever & conjunctivitis vernalis.

Dosage Acute phase 1 drop 3 hrly. Maintenance therapy 1 drop bd-tds. Childn 1-2
drops daily.
Contraindications Narrow iridocorneal angle glaucoma, dry eye syndrome, childn <2 yr.
Special Precautions Remove contact lenses before administration & reinsert at least 15 mins
thereafter. Chronic & recurring allergies, rhinitis sicca, diabetes, severe heart
disease, HTN, hyperthyroidism, pheochromocytoma. Not for long-term use (2-3
days). Eye infections can be masked. Childn.
Adverse Drug Slight, transient burning sensation; reactive hyperaemia; mydriasis, headache,
Reactions drowsiness, tachycardia, perspiration, tremor, BP elevation, pectanginous
symptoms.
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Drug Interactions MAOIs, TCAs.
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MIMS Class Ophthalmic Decongestants, Anesthetics, Anti-Inflammatories


ATC Classification S01GA52 - tetryzoline, combinations ; Belongs to the class of
sympathomimetics used as ophthalmologic decongestants.

Poison Schedule C
Generic Brand Name Class Dosage
Name

Azelastine Optivar Antihistamines 1 drop each affected eye twice


a day.

Cromolyn Crolom and Mast Cell Stabilizers 1 drop each affected eye 4 to 6
Generic Cromolyn times a day.

Emadastine Emadine Antihistamines 1 drop each affected eye up to


4 times a day.

Epinastine Elestat Antihistamine/ 1 drop each eye twice a day.


Mast Cell Stabilizers

Homeopathi Similasan For Allergy Homeopathic Use as needed.


c Dilution Eyes
Eye Drops #2

Ketorolac Acular Non-steroidal Anti- 1 drop in each affected eye 4


inflammatory Drug times a day.

Ketotifen Zaditor ,Alaway,OTC Antihistamine/ 1 drop every 8 to 12 hours.


Zyrtec Mast Cell Stabilizers

Lodoxamine Alomide Mast Cell Stabilizers 1 or 2 drops into each affected


eye 4 times daily for up to 3
months.

Loteprednol Alrex Corticosteroids 1 drop into the affected eye up


0.2% to 4 times a day.

Loteprednol Lotemax Corticosteroids 1 to 2 drops 4 times a day.


0.5%

Naphazoline AK-Con, Vasocon, Decongestants 1 drop into affected eye every


Albalon,and many 4 hours up to 72 hours of use.
generic versions. OTC

Naphazoline/ Naphcon A, Opcon-A, Antihistamine/ 1 to 2 drops each affected eye


Pheniramine Visine-A, OTC Decongestants up to 4 times a day.
Store brands

Nedocromil Alocril Mast Cell Stabilizers 1 or 2 drops in each affected


eye twice a day.

Olopatadine Patanol 0.1% Antihistamine/ 1 drop in each eye twice a day


Mast Cell Stabilizers at an interval of 6 to 8 hours.

Pataday 0.2% Antihistamine/ 1 drop each eye once a day.


Mast Cell Stabilizers

Pemirolast Alamast Mast Cell Stabilizers 1 or 2 drops in each affected


eye 4 times a day.