Frequently asked questions
What should I know about CromolynTM
Once the bottle is opened, it can be used for up to 4 weeks. It should be discarded 4 weeks after opening.
The safety and efficacy of Cromolyn™ Eye Drops in pediatric patients has been established. It can be used in children from 5 to 18 years of age.
Cromolyn™ Eye Drops should be used continuously throughout your usual allergy season, even when you feel you are free of symptoms. Continued use could help ensure that you remain symptom-free.
Soft contact lenses should not be worn during treatment with Cromolyn™ Eye Drops. Please speak to your healthcare professional before taking Cromolyn if you are wearing contact lenses.
Side effects may include immediate stinging or burning, watery, itchy eyes, puffy eyes, stye, conjunctival infection, eye pain, changes in vision, pain on exposure to light, redness or irritation of eye, milky discharge or abnormal pupils. Please speak to your healthcare professional if symptoms worsen or if you have any problems not listed here. Please speak to your healthcare professional if symptoms worsen or if you have any problems not listed here.
Source Product Monograph, CromolynTM Eye Drops, Pendopharm, Division of Pharmascience Inc., Montreal, September 14, 2021.