PATADIN 5MG contain olopatadine which belongs to a group of medicine called antihistamines. It is used to treat allergic rhinitis, hives, and itch associated with skin diseases. This medicine suppresses production and release of allergic substances (histamine, etc.) in the body. It also resolves and relieves allergic symptoms in skin and nose by inhibiting activities of these allergic substances.
PATADIN 5MG works by counteracting the effects of histamine, which is produced naturally by your body’s defense system, but may be overproduced in allergic reactions. The common side effects are sleepiness, malaise, dry mouth, hypersensitivity (rash, edema, itch, breathing difficulty), abdominal discomfort, headache, dull headache and dizziness.
Always take PATADIN 5MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with or without food and try to take at the same time each day. It should be swallowed whole with water. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.