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Pataday, Patanol, Pazeo: Which Drops Are Best for Itchy, Allergic Eyes?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - April 01, 2016

Pataday, Patanol, and Pazeo—not only do they sound similar, but these three eye drops all have the same active ingredient (olopatadine), and all treat the same thing: itchy, allergic eyes (allergic conjunctivitis).

So, if they’re all so similar, is one better than the others? Let’s take a look.

Patanol—what are the pros and cons?
Advantage: Patanol may be your winner based on price. It is also available as generic olopatadine 0. See More

Stop Wasting Your Money: 10 Expensive Drugs That May Not Be Worth It

Dr. Sharon Orrange - June 29, 2015

The most expensive prescriptions are usually the best, right?

That’s what many people think, but it isn’t always the case—not even close. There are many inexpensive drugs out there that work just as well for treating everything from arthritis to depression, and some even have fewer side effects than their high-cost counterparts.

In 2013, pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts estimated that the United States wasted $418 billion on “bad medication-related decisions”—with $55. See More

Patanol vs Pataday for Allergic Eyes

The GoodRx Pharmacist - June 26, 2014

Patanol (olopatadine) and Pataday (olopatadine) can be confusing right off the bat due to the look-alike, sound-alike drug names. Although these medications have the same active ingredient and treat the same thing, allergic conjunctivitis, they come in different strengths and are used differently.

What is allergic conjunctivitis?

Allergic conjunctivitis is when the lining of your eyelid becomes swollen due to allergens such as pollen, dander, or mold. See More

Red, Itchy Eyes: Which Allergy Medications Can Help

Dr. Sharon Orrange - May 08, 2012

‘Tis the season for allergy eyes, so what medications really work?

Allergic conjunctivitis is the name for the red itchy eyes you get from allergies. It’s an annoying problem that brings people to the doctor, with at least 20 percent of people affected at some point during the year. You need to know what medications work for red itchy eyes.

First, here are some weird facts. Allergic conjunctivitis is a disease of young adults, with an average age of onset of 20 years of age. See More

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