Label: KETOTIFEN FUMARATE solution/ drops

  • NDC Code(s): 0179-8601-05
  • Packager: KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITALS
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: Abbreviated New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

Updated November 19, 2018

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  • Active ingredient

    Ketotifen (0.025%) (equivalent to Ketotifen Fumarate 0.035%)

  • Purpose

    Antihistamine

  • Use

    Temporarily relieves itchy eyes due to pollen, ragweed, grass, animal hair and dander.

  • Warnings

    Do not use

    • if solution changes color or becomes cloudy
    • if you are sensitive to any ingredient in this product
    • to treat contact lens related irritation

    When using this product

    • do not touch tip of container to any surface to avoid contamination
    • remove contact lenses before use
    • wait at least 10 minutes before reinserting contact lenses after use
    • replace cap after each use

    Stop use and ask a doctor if you experience any of the following:

    • eye pain
    • changes in vision
    • redness of the eye
    • itching worsens or lasts for more than 72 hours

    Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • Directions

    • Adults and children 3 years of age and older:
      Put 1 drop in the affected eye(s) twice daily, every 8-12 hours, no more than twice per day.
    • Children under 3 years of age:
      Consult a doctor.
  • Other Information

    • Only for use in the eye.
    • Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [see USP Controlled Room Temperature].
  • Inactive ingredients

    Benzalkonium Chloride 0.01%; Glycerin and Water for Injection. May contain Hydrochloric Acid and/or Sodium Hydroxide (to adjust pH).

  • Questions?

    call toll-free 1-800-932-5676, weekdays, 7:00 AM -5:30 PM CST

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

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    NDC 0179-8601-05

    KAISER PERMANENTE ® Logo

    Ketotifen Fumarate

    Ophthalmic Solution

    Antihistamine Eye Drop

    5 mL (0.17 FL OZ) Sterile

    Principal Display Panel Text for Container Label
  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    Principal Display Panel Text for Carton Label:

    NDC 0179-8601-05

    KAISER PERMANENTE ® Logo

    Ketotifen

    Fumarate

    Ophthalmic Solution

    Antihistamine

    Eye drop

    Up to 12 hours of

    eye itch relief

    0.025% Sterile solution

    *Compare to Zaditor ®

    5 mL (0.17 FL OZ)

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    KETOTIFEN FUMARATE 
    ketotifen fumarate solution/ drops
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0179-8601
    Route of AdministrationOPHTHALMIC
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    KETOTIFEN FUMARATE (UNII: HBD503WORO) (KETOTIFEN - UNII:X49220T18G) KETOTIFEN0.35 mg  in 1 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    BENZALKONIUM CHLORIDE (UNII: F5UM2KM3W7)  
    GLYCERIN (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    HYDROCHLORIC ACID (UNII: QTT17582CB)  
    SODIUM HYDROXIDE (UNII: 55X04QC32I)  
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:0179-8601-051 in 1 CARTON11/08/201111/01/2020
    15 mL in 1 BOTTLE, DROPPER; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    ANDAANDA07795811/08/201111/01/2020
    Labeler - KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITALS (053052619)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Akorn AG482198285manufacture(0179-8601) , analysis(0179-8601) , pack(0179-8601) , label(0179-8601)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Akorn, Inc.603980319manufacture(0179-8601) , repack(0179-8601) , analysis(0179-8601) , label(0179-8601) , pack(0179-8601) , relabel(0179-8601) , sterilize(0179-8601)