Pazeo (Olopatadine Hydrochloride)
(℞) Prescription required. Product of Canada. Shipped from Canada.
To comply with Canadian International Pharmacy Association regulations you are permitted to order a 3-month supply or the closest package size available based on your personal prescription. read more
Olopatadine Hydrochloride Information
(oh" loe pat' a deen)
- Blow your nose until your nostrils are clear.
- Hold the pump with the applicator between your forefinger and middle finger.
- If you are using the pump for the first time, point the applicator away from your face. then press down and release the pump five times. If you have used the pump before, but not within the past week, or have just cleaned the nozzle, press down and release the pump twice until you see a fine spray.
- Hold one nostril closed with your finger.
- Tilt your head slightly forward and carefully put the nasal applicator tip into your other nostril. Be sure to keep the bottle upright.
- Begin to breathe in through your nose.
- While you are breathing in, use your forefinger and middle finger to press firmly down on the applicator and release a spray.
- Breathe gently in through the nostril and breathe out through your mouth.
- Do not tip your head back or blow your nose right after using the nasal spray.
- If your doctor told you to use two sprays in that nostril, repeat steps 4 to 9. Repeat steps 4 to 9 in the other nostril.
- Wipe the applicator with a clean tissue and cover it with the dust cover.
Before using olopatadine nasal spray,
- tell your doctor and pharmacist if you are allergic to olopatadine, any other medications, or any of the ingredients in olopatadine nasal spray. Ask your pharmacist for a list of the ingredients.
- tell your doctor and pharmacist what other prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking or plan to take. Be sure to mention any of the following: antidepressants, medications for anxiety, medications for mental illness, medications for seizures, sedatives, sleeping pills, and tranquilizers. Your doctor may need to change the doses of your medications or monitor you carefully for side effects.
- tell your doctor if you have recently had surgery on your nose, or injured your nose in any way.
- tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. If you become pregnant while using olopatadine, call your doctor.
- you should know that olopatadine may make you drowsy. Do not drive a car or operate machinery until you know how this medication affects you.
- be aware that you should not drink alcoholic beverages while you are using olopatadine. Alcohol can add to the drowsiness caused by this medication.
- bitter taste
- sores inside the nose
- a hole in the nasal septum (the wall between the two nostrils)