Generic Medicine Info
Special Precautions
Pregnancy and lactation. Patient Counselling Avoid contact with soft contact lenses. This drug may cause somnolence and eye irritation, if affected, do not drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Significant:: Irritation of nasal mucosa (e.g. stinging, itching, sneezing, epistaxis) and eyes (e.g. burning, pain); conjunctivitis. Gastrointestinal disorders: Dry mouth. Rarely, nausea. General disorders and administration site conditions: Fatigue. Nervous system disorders: Headache, bitter taste. Psychiatric disorders: Somnolence.
Drug Interactions
Reduced CNS function and alertness with CNS depressants.
ATC Classification
R06AX19 - azelastine ; Belongs to the class of other antihistamines for systemic use.
S01GX07 - azelastine ; Belongs to the class of other ophthalmologic antiallergics.
R01AC03 - azelastine ; Belongs to the class of topical antiallergic preparations, excluding corticosteroids. Used as antiallergic agents.
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