Label: KETOTIFEN FUMARATE solution/ drops

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: Abbreviated New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

Updated September 30, 2015

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    Drug Facts

  • Active ingredient

    Ketotifen (0.025%)

  • Purpose

    Antihistamine

    (equivalent to ketotifen fumarate 0.035%)

  • Uses

    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 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 to 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, Purified Water. May contain Hydrochloric Acid and/or Sodium Hydroxide to adjust pH.

  • Questions or comments?

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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

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    CVS Health Logo

    NDC 59779-330-02

    Allergy

    Eye Drops

    KETOTIFEN FUMARATE

    OPHTHALMIC SOLUTION

    Antihistamine eye drops

    10 mL (0.34 FL OZ) STERILE

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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

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    CVS Health Logo Compare to the active

    ingredient in Alaway®*

    NDC 59779-330-02

    Original Prescription Strength

    Allergy

    Eye Drops

    KETOTIFEN FUMARATE

    OPHTHALMIC SOLUTION

    Antihistamine eye drops

    GET UP TO

    12

    HOUR

    RELIEF

    • Works in minutes
    • 60 day supply
    • For ages 3 years & older

    STERILE

    10 mL (0.34 FL OZ)

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    KETOTIFEN FUMARATE 
    ketotifen fumarate solution/ drops
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-330
    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:59779-330-021 in 1 CARTON
    110 mL in 1 BOTTLE, DROPPER; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    ANDAANDA07795810/11/2013
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
    Registrant - Akorn, Inc. (062649876)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Akorn, Inc603980319MANUFACTURE(59779-330) , ANALYSIS(59779-330) , STERILIZE(59779-330) , PACK(59779-330) , LABEL(59779-330)