Optivar Opthalmic Sol. 5ml -(Az Ofteno) Azelastine hydrochloride
Generic name: Azelastine hydrochloride
Brand names: Optivar (Spanish name, Az Ofteno)
Why is Optivar prescribed?
Optivar is taken to relieve and prevent the
itchy eyes brought on by seasonal allergies. The drug usually starts to work
within 3 minutes of placing the drops in the eye, and its effects usually last
for about 8 hours. Optivar may also be used for purposes other than those listed
in this medication guide.
Please consult your physician before taking any medication.