LASTACAFT® (alcaftadine ophthalmic solution) 0.25% is a prescription medicine
approved for the prevention of itching associated with eye allergies.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
LASTACAFT® is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any component in the product.
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS
To minimize eye injury and contaminating the dropper tip of the bottle and solution, do
not touch your eyelids or the areas around your eyes with the dropper tip. Keep
bottle tightly closed when not in use.
Do not wear a contact lens if your eye is red.
LASTACAFT® should not be used to treat contact
Remove contact lenses before putting LASTACAFT®
in your eyes. The preservative in LASTACAFT®
may be absorbed by soft contact lenses. Lenses may be put back in your eyes 10 minutes
after using LASTACAFT®.
LASTACAFT® is for topical use in your eyes
The most common eye-related side effects that were reported in less than 4% of LASTACAFT®
treated eyes were eye irritation, burning and/or stinging in the eyes after use,
eye redness, and eye itching.
The most common non–eye-related side effects that were reported in less than
3% of patients with LASTACAFT® treated eyes
were inflammation of the nose and the upper part of the throat and headache. Some of these side effects were similar to the symptoms of eye allergies.
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