Bausch & Lomb Alaway Itch Relief Original Prescription Strength Eye Drops, .34 Fl oz, 2ctCategory: Allergan Sensitive Eyes Eye DropsItches eyes? Don’t suffer waiting for your allergy pills to kick in. Get fast-acting, long-lasting eye itch relief withAlaway eye drops. Alaway (ketotifen fumarate ophthalmic solution) Antihistamin Eye Drops prove temporaryrelief for itchy eyes due to ragweed, pollen, grass, animal hair and dander.Original Rx strength Alaway, available over-the-counter, quickly stops the itch within minutes and provides upto 12 hours of symptom relief. So you get fast-acting and long-lasting relief in a single dose.About Eye Itch80% of allergy patients suffer from bothersome eye itch.Clinically tested Alaway* starts working in minutes, and gives you up to 12 hours of relief in every drop, rightwhere you need it.What Causes Allergies?When people prone to allergies come into contact with allergens, their immune system can overreact.Whenthis happens, immune cells called mast cells release large amounts of histamine, which binds to receptors intissues, causing them to enlarge or dilate. It’s your body’s way of fighting off the allergen.Allergy Symptoms (Experienced Among Allergy Medication Users)Eye itch is among the most common symptoms experienced by allergy medication usersAllergens that Can Trigger Eye Itch Include:• Ragweed• Pollen• Grass• Animal hair• DanderHow Can Alaway Help?Alaway over-the-counter antihistamine eye drops are designed to relieve certain eye itch symptoms. Itprovides eye itch relief within minutes - relief that lasts up to 12 hours.Ketotifen (active ingredient in Alaway) has 3 anti-allergic effects:1. Blocks the histamine (H1) receptors2. Stabilizes the mast cell membrane (to reduce histamine release), and3. Prevents accumulation of eosinophils (which contribute to allergic inflammation)Alaway is the original Rx-strength formula available over the counter. With Alaway you don’t have to sufferwith itchy eyes waiting for allergy pills to kick in. Instead, you get fast-acting and long-lasting relief in a singledose, right where you need it.