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Latoprost Eye Drop

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Latoprost Eye Drop

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Latoprost Information

Latoprost Benefits & Uses

Latoprost is used to treat the following -

  1. Glaucoma Primary

Latoprost Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Latoprost

Latanoprost

Latoprost Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Latoprost is used -

  1. Eye Burning
  2. Stinging in the Eyes
  3. Foreign body sensation in eyes
  4. Eyelid Swelling
  5. Eye itching
  6. Infection
  7. Back Pain Mild
  8. Rash
  9. Photophobia
  10. Blurred vision
  11. Conjuctival Hyperemia

Latoprost Related Warnings

Is the use of Latoprost safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Latoprost. It is best to stop taking Latoprost immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Latoprost safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Latoprost may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Latoprost should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Latoprost on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Latoprost on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Latoprost on the Liver?

Latoprost has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Latoprost on the Heart?

Latoprost is completely safe for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Latoprost with Other Drugs

Latoprost should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Latoprost Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Latoprost unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Uveitis
  4. Herpes Simplex Encephalitis (HSE)

Frequently asked Questions about Latoprost

Is this Latoprost habit forming or addictive?

Latoprost is not addictive in nature.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Latoprost, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Latoprost can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Latoprost should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Latoprost for mental disorders.

No

Latoprost Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Latoprost

Taking Latoprost with food does not harm your health.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Latoprost

No research has been done on this till date. Therefore, it is not known what the effect of taking Latoprost with alcohol will be.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 155
  2. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Xalatan® (latanoprost)
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Xelpros™ (latanoprost)
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