Patanase Medication Information
Patanase® (olopatadine nasal spray) comes in the form of a nasal spray and is approved to treat seasonal nasal allergy symptoms in adults and children as young as six years old. Common symptoms of nasal allergies include:
- Runny or stuffy nose
- Nasal itching.
Most people have no problems with this drug; however, it is not right for everyone. Prior to beginning treatment with Patanase, inform your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking and any other medical conditions you have, especially any nasal problems other than nasal allergies.
In studies, the most common side effects included headaches, nosebleeds, and throat pain. This medication is typically taken twice a day.
(Click Patanase for more information, including a detailed description of the medication's effects within the body, other side effects, and the factors that will affect your dose.)