Zaditor Generic Name & Formulations
Store at 4°-25°C (39°-77°F).
Zaditor Dosage and Administration
Adults and Children
Zaditor Boxed Warnings
Nursing Mother Considerations
Caution should be used when ketotifen fumarate is administered to a nursing mother. It is unknown whether ocular administration could result in sufficient systemic absorption.
Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients below the age of 3 years have not been established.
Zaditor Adverse Reactions
Zaditor Clinical Trials
Ketotifen fumarate ophthalmic solution was found to be significantly more effective than placebo in preventing ocular itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis. The effect of ketotifen was seen within minutes after administration.
Zaditor Patient Counseling
Care should be taken not to touch the eyelids or surrounding areas with the dropper tip of the bottle.
Do not use to treat contact lens related irritation.
Benzalkonium chloride, the preservative in Zaditor, may be absorbed by soft contact lenses. Wait at least 10 minutes after instilling drops before inserting contact lenses.