Naphcon A vs Zaditor

Naphcon A
(OTC)
Zaditor
(OTC)
Naphcon A is an ophthalmic - decongestants and combination.
Zaditor is an eye & vision care product.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Concern level
2.8
Approval Date
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June 8, 1994
July 2, 1999
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
388 Discussions
1,049 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Allergy
#2 for Itchy Eyes
#3 for Eye Problems
Naphcon A is approved for Allergy and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
Zaditor is approved for Allergy and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Nap
Burning
2
Tiredness
2
Discomfort
1
Irritability
1
Addiction
1
Glaucoma
1
Sneezing
1
Drowsiness
1
Hives
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Zad
Dry Eyes
5
Burning
2
Blepharitis
1
Watery Eyes
1
Sneezing
1
Blurred Vision
1
Hives
1
Blisters
1
Glaucoma
1
Diabetes
1
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Naphcon A
Nap
Zaditor
Zad
Burning
Nap
Zad
2
2
Tiredness
Nap
Zad
2
0
Discomfort
Nap
Zad
1
0
Irritability
Nap
Zad
1
0
Addiction
Nap
Zad
1
0
Glaucoma
Nap
Zad
1
1
Sneezing
Nap
Zad
1
1
Drowsiness
Nap
Zad
1
0
Hives
Nap
Zad
1
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
Nap
Zad
1
0
Dry Eyes
Zad
Nap
5
0
Burning
Zad
Nap
2
2
Blepharitis
Zad
Nap
1
0
Watery Eyes
Zad
Nap
1
0
Sneezing
Zad
Nap
1
1
Blurred Vision
Zad
Nap
1
0
Hives
Zad
Nap
1
1
Blisters
Zad
Nap
1
0
Glaucoma
Zad
Nap
1
1
Diabetes
Zad
Nap
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Naphcon A during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Zaditor during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Naphcon A and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Zaditor and alcohol.
Method of use
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Eye Drops
Eye Drops
Dosages
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Drops: 0.025%-0.3%
Drops: 0.025 % (0.035 %)
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Naphazoline Hcl/Pheniramine Maleate
Ketotifen Fumarate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Naphcon A and Zaditor: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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