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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Ostro
49 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: Patanol (olopatadine) doesn't become less effective with use and tolerance doesn't develop. No medications used to treat allergies develop tolerance. ... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Topical antihistamine agents are generally very effective for treatment of seasonal allergy eye conditions. However, as the season progresses, they o ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Yes.: Yes. It is not a problem to use this two medication simultaneously if needed.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
See below: Patanol, (olopatadine) made by Alcon, is an eye drop with anti-histamine & anti-cholinergic activity :good for allergies. Flarex is a steroid eye ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Patanol (olopatadine) is usually a very comfortable drop with instillation. You may have a bad bottle or something else wrong with your eye.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Eye allergy: For the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis, both Patanol (olopatadine) (a prescription eye drop) and zaditor (ketotifen) which is now otc are effect ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Both work: These are both ocular antihistamines and work well to treat the symptoms of allergy eyes. There is very little data to suggest that any one ocular ant ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Pomerance
47 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: There are over the counter allergy drops and prescription ones as well! all work well to reduce or eliminate the four cardinal signs of ocular allergy ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes.: They act through mast cell stabilization and have antihistaminic properties. They are not corticosteroid drops. They are not habit forming. They are g ... Read More
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