ZIOPTAN Rx

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ZIOPTAN

Glaucoma
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Tafluprost 0.0015%; oph soln; preservative-free.

Company:

Akorn, Inc.

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Indications for ZIOPTAN:

For reducing elevated intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.

Adult:

1 drop in conjunctival sac of affected eye(s) once daily in the PM.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Do not exceed recommended dose (may reduce efficacy). Active intraocular inflammation (eg, iritis/uveitis). Aphakia. Pseudophakia with torn posterior lens capsule. Risk of macular edema. Pregnancy (Cat.C); use effective contraception. Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Allow at least 5 minutes between application of other topical oph agents.

Pharmacological Class:

Prostaglandin analogue.

Adverse Reactions:

Conjunctival hyperemia, ocular stinging/irritation, ocular pruritus including allergic conjunctivitis, cataract, dry eye, ocular pain, increased ocular pigmentation (eg, iris, eyelid, eyelashes; may be permanent), other eyelash changes, blurred vision, macular edema, headache, cold, cough, urinary tract infection.

How Supplied:

Single-use containers (0.3mL)—30, 90

ZIOPTAN 30 single-use containers of 0.0015% solution cartons (Qty:1)

appx. price $175.00