Compare Olopatadine vs. Astepro

Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.

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Relieves nasal allergy symptoms.

Astepro (azelastine) is an antihistamine nasal spray that can help with allergy or nasal symptoms.

Upsides
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  • Astepro (azelastine) is good for relieving nasal symptoms during allergy season.
  • Since Astepro (azelastine) goes in the nose, it's unlikely you'll get side effects anywhere else in your body.
  • Astepro (azelastine) works faster than steroid nasal sprays and can be used as needed.
  • People usually tolerate Astepro (azelastine) well since there are few side effects.
Downsides
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  • Astepro (azelastine) has 200 sprays, but no counter to help keep track of sprays.
  • It can cause a bitter taste in your mouth.
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Used for
  • Allergic conjunctivitis Seasonal allergic rhinitis
  • Allergies
Dosage forms
  • Eye drops
  • Nasal spray
  • Nasal spray
Price
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Side effects
The Pataday (Olopatadine) FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.
5possible side effects
  • Bitter Taste
    8%
  • Nose discomfort
    4%
  • Nosebleeds
    2%
  • Headache
    2%
  • Fatigue
    2%
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Risks and risk factors
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  • Difficulty concentrating
    • Taking with alcohol
    • Taking other medicines that make you less alert
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