Generic Name and Formulations:
Alcaftadine 0.25%; oph soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.
Indications for LASTACAFT:
Prevention of ocular itching associated with allergic conjunctivitis.
Adults and Children:
<2yrs: not established. ≥2yrs: 1 drop in each eye once daily.
Contact lenses (remove; may reinsert 10 mins after administration, if eye is not red). Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.
H1 histamine receptor antagonist.
Ocular effects (eg, irritation, burning/stinging, redness, pruritus), nasopharyngitis, headache.