Indications for XALATAN:
Open-angle glaucoma. Ocular hypertension.
1 drop in the affected eye(s) once daily in the PM.
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.
Allow at least 5mins between application of other topical oph agents.
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).
Generic Drug Availability: