Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

US Brand Name

  1. Alaway
  2. Claritin Eye
  3. Zaditor
  4. Zyrtec Itchy Eye

Descriptions


Ketotifen ophthalmic (eye) solution is used to temporarily prevent itching of the eye caused by a condition known as allergic conjunctivitis. It works by acting on certain cells, called mast cells, to prevent them from releasing substances that cause the allergic reaction.

This medicine is available both over-the-counter (OTC) and with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution