olopatadine

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olopatadine

 [o″-lo-pat´ah-dēn]
a histamine H1receptor antagonist used as the hydrochloride salt in the topical treatment of allergic conjunctivitis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

olopatadine

An ANTIHISTAMINE drug formulated as eye drops and used to relieve and control the symptoms of seasonal allergic CONJUNCTIVITIS. A brand name is Opatanol.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005