Ketotifen is an Over the Counter Medication Used to Temporarily Relieve Itchy Eyes

Ketotifen is an Over the Counter Medication Used to Temporarily Relieve Itchy Eyes

July 16, 2019 1 By William Morgan


Ketotifen is an over the counter medication
used to temporarily relieve itchy eyes due
allergies. Ketotifen is in a class of medications
called Antihistamines. It is available in
an ophthalmic solution and is given by inserting
one drop in the affected eye(s) every 8-12
hours no more than twice per day. Stop the
use of this product and ask your doctor if
you experience eye pain, changes in vision,
and redness of the eye. When using this product:
keep the tip of the dropper clean, remove
contact lenses before use and wait at least
10 minutes before putting them back in.