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ketotifen - ophthalmic, Zaditor

GENERIC NAME: KETOTIFEN - OPHTHALMIC (KEE-toe-TYE-fen)

BRAND NAME(S): Zaditor

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USES: This medication is used to prevent and treat itching of the eyes caused by allergies (allergic/seasonal conjunctivitis). Ketotifen is an antihistamine for the eye that treats allergic symptoms by blocking a certain natural substance (histamine). It is also a mast cell stabilizer that prevents allergic reactions by reducing the release of natural substances that cause an allergic reaction.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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