Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops

Generic Name: Naphazoline HCl, Pheniramine maleate

  • What is this medication?

    Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops contain a redness reliever and an antihistamine. The product is intended to provide temporary relief from itching and redness caused by pollen, ragweed, grass, and animal hair and dander.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    Do not use this product if you are sensitive to any ingredient it contains. Also do not use it if the solution changes color or becomes cloudy.

    Remove contact lenses before using this product.

    Do not touch the tip of the container to any surface to prevent contamination, and replace the cap after each use.

    Stop using this product and ask a doctor if you have eye pain, changes in vision, or eye redness or irritation that gets worse or lasts more than 72 hours.

    When using this product, overuse may cause more eye redness and pupils may become enlarged temporarily. In addition, brief tingling after putting the drop in your eye may occur.

    Keep this product out of the reach of children. If it is swallowed, get medical help or contact a poison control center immediately. Accidental swallowing in infants and children may lead to coma and marked drop in body temperature.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    Ask a doctor before using this product if you have heart disease, narrow angle glaucoma, high blood pressure, or trouble urinating due to prostate gland enlargement.
  • What are the possible side effects of Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    When using this product, pupils may become temporarily enlarged. You may also feel brief tingling after placing drops in your eye.

    Overuse of this product may cause more eye redness.

    Side effects cannot always be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.

  • What should I avoid while taking Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    Do not use this product while wearing contact lenses. Do not touch the tip of the container to any surface.
  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    If Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops are taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Always check with your doctor before combining Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops with any other medication.
  • What is the usual dosage of Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    Adults and children 6 years: Place 1 or 2 drops in the affected eye(s) up to four times daily.

    Children <6 years: Ask a doctor.

  • How should I store Opcon-A Itching And Redness Reliever Eye Drops?

    Store at room temperature, and protect from light.