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Xalatan Eye Drop

Prescription Required

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Xalatan Eye Drop

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Prescription Required

Latanoprost साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Xalatan के सारे विकल्प देखें

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Xalatan Benefits & Uses

Xalatan is used to treat the following -

  1. Glaucoma Primary

Xalatan 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 Xalatan

Latanoprost

Xalatan Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Xalatan 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

Xalatan Related Warnings

Is the use of Xalatan safe for pregnant women?

Xalatan can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Xalatan right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Xalatan safe during breastfeeding?

Xalatan may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Xalatan on the Kidneys?

Xalatan rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Xalatan on the Liver?

Side effects of Xalatan rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Xalatan on the Heart?

Xalatan is not harmful for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Xalatan with Other Drugs

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

Xalatan Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Xalatan 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 Xalatan

Is this Xalatan habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Xalatan.

No

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Xalatan. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, Xalatan is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Xalatan in mental disorders is not effective.

No

Xalatan Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Xalatan

You can take Xalatan with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Xalatan

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Xalatan and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

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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