When and How to Take BepotastineGeneral considerations to keep in mind when taking this medicine include the following:
- Bepotastine comes in the form of an eye drop. It is usually used in each eye twice a day.
- In order to prevent contamination of the medicine, do not touch the tip of the dropper to any surface, including the surface of the eye.
- If you wear soft contact lenses, you must remove them to use the drops. In order to prevent the lens from absorbing the medication, be sure to wait 10 minutes after using the drops before reinserting the lens. Do not wear your contact lenses if your eye is still red.
- For bepotastine to work properly, it must be taken as directed.
Dosing InformationThere is only one standard recommended dosage for this product. As is always the case, do not adjust this amount unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Bepotastine Dosage for more information.)
Drug InteractionsBepreve is unlikely to interact with other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Bepotastine).
What If I Take an Overdose of Bepotastine?It is not clear what exactly to expect from an overdose with this medication. If you happen to take too much bepotastine, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Bepreve Overdose for more information.)
How Should This Medicine Be Stored?Bepotastine should be stored between 59°F and 77°F. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.