Indications for: XALATAN

Open-angle glaucoma. Ocular hypertension.

Adult Dosage:

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

Children Dosage:

Not recommended.

XALATAN Warnings/Precautions:

Do not exceed recommended dose (may reduce efficacy). Ocular inflammation. Aphakia. Pseudophakia with torn posterior lens capsule. Risk of macular edema. Contact lenses (remove; may reinsert lenses 15mins after administration). Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

XALATAN Classification:

Prostaglandin analogue.

XALATAN Interactions:

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

Adverse Reactions:

Blurred vision, burning, stinging, conjunctival hyperemia, foreign body sensation, itching, increased ocular pigmentation (eg, iris, eyelid, eyelashes; may be permanent), punctate keratitis, other eyelash/lid changes, photophobia, upper respiratory tract infection, pain, angina, rash; intraocular inflammation, macular edema (including cystoid macular edema).

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Pricing for XALATAN

2.5ml of 0.005% eye dropper (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $8