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Latanoprost

Latanoprost is an ophthalmic solution used for the treatment of glaucoma. Carl B Camras and Laszlo Z Boti share the credit of bringing this medicine into the market in 1996. It is manufactured by a pharmaceutical company named Pfizer. It was approved by FDA in March 22, 2011.
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Latanoprost

Latanoprost 2.5ml

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Usage

What is Latanoprost used for?

Latanoprost eye drops are mainly used for treating high pressure inside the eye which is caused due to Glaucoma (an open-angle type) or other eye diseases such as ocular hypertension. Latanoprost drops are just like a natural chemical in the body that works by regulating the flow of fluid within the eye which often results in lowering pressure. Lowering the high pressure inside the eye often assists in avoiding blindness.  

We also offer Latanoprost coupon where you can buy Xalatan at a very low cost.  

Latanoprost generic drug is available in the brand name of Xalatan. You can also purchase Latanoprost Xalatan from our pharmacy at a reasonable price.  

What is the dosage of Latanoprost? 

Before you start using Xalatan eye drops, make sure that you strictly follow all the directions that are mentioned on your prescription label as well as read all the medication guides properly. Use Latanoprost medication exactly in the same manner as prescribed by your doctor.   

The usual dose of Latanoprost ophthalmic solution is one drop into the affected eye every evening. Strictly follow your doctor’s dosing instructions in order to get the full benefit. Do not use Latanoprost ophthalmic drops while you are wearing soft contact lenses because a preservative present in this medicine can permanently stain your lenses. Before you insert your contact lenses, make sure that you use this medicine at least 15 minutes before. Before you use the eye drops ensure that you have washed your hands.        

In order to use Xalatan generic medication you need to follow a few things: 

  • Tilt your head back slightly and then pull down your lower eyelid in order to create a small pocket. Now hold the dropper above your eye with the tip down. Just look up and away from the dropper as well as squeeze out a drop. 
  • With your head tipped down, just close your eyes for two to three minutes without blinking or squinting it. Now gently press your finger into the inside corner of your eye for about one minute so that you can keep the liquid from draining into your tear duct.  
  • Before using any other eye drops that your doctor has prescribed make sure that you wait for at least five minutes.
  • Do not touch the tip of your eye dropper or place it directly on your eye. Since a contaminated dropper can infect your eye which can cause you severe vision problems.  
  • You need to inform your doctor immediately if you have any kind of eye injury or eye infection or even if you are planning to have eye surgery. 
  • Always store an unopened bottle of Latanoprost solution in the refrigerator. Make sure that you do not freeze the medicine. 

After you have used the medicine for the first time, ensure that you store it at room temperature right away from direct heat, moisture as well as light. When Latanoprost ophthalmic solution is not in use then just keep the bottle tightly closed.   

Just throw away the medicine, once you see that six weeks have passed after you have opened the bottle for the first time. 

It is very important for you to use this medicine on a regular basis if you want to get the most benefit from it. In order to remember using the medicine, make sure that you take it at the same time every day. Even if you start feeling well, it is necessary for you to use Latanoprost medication. Most of the people suffering from glaucoma or high pressure in the eye do not feel sick.    

What if you miss a dose? 

You need to skip the missed dose and use glaucoma eye drops latanoprost medication at the next regular dose time. Remember that you should never use this medicine extra just to make up the missed dose.  

What do you need to avoid while taking Latanoprost? 

You need to avoid the usage of Latanoprost eye drops too much as it can be less effective in lowering the pressure inside your eye. Until and unless your doctor tells do not use any other type of eye medication.   

Can you use Latanoprost eye drops during pregnancy? 

During pregnancy, this medicine should be taken only when needed necessarily. You can discuss about all the risks and benefits of Latanoprost with your doctor clearly.  

Can you breastfeed while taking Latanoprost? 

It is still unknown whether this medicine passes into breast milk or not. So before you breast-feed ensure that you consult your doctor once.   

Precautions to be taken while using Latanoprost 

Before you start using Latanoprost eye drop, make sure that you inform your doctor well in advance if you are allergic to it or suffer from any kind of other allergies. Since this medicine is known to contain few inactive ingredients such as benzalkonium chloride which can cause allergic reactions to other problems to you. If you still have any confusion, you can consult with your doctor once.  

It is important for you to inform your doctor well in advance before he prescribes you this medicine if you are suffering from any kind of medical conditions such as other eye problems like herpes infection of the eye, macular oedema, lens extraction or aphakia, iritis & uveitis.  

If you have developed an eye infection or injury or suffering from any kind of eye surgery then make sure that you talk with your doctor about the continued use of your current bottle of Latanoprost medication. There are chances that your doctor tells you to use a new bottle.  

After using Latanoprost, there are chances that your vision becomes temporarily blurred or unstable. So it is advised to not drive, use machinery or do any activity which demands for clear vision until and unless you are sure that you can perform it safely.  

Latanoprost ophthalmic solution should not be given to anyone who is younger than 18 years of age because it is not approved.  

This medicine is known to cause a gradual change in the colour of your eyes or eyelids & eyelashes, mainly an increase in brown pigment. There are also chances that you might see increased growth of your eyelashes. All these changes are known to occur slowly as well as you might notice them for months or years.  

There are chances that colour changes may be permanent even when the treatment ends and might also occur only in the eye which is being treated. Therefore, all this can result in a cosmetic difference in eye or eyelash colour from one eye to another.  

What are the side effects of Latanoprost? 

Remember one thing that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she thinks that benefit of this medicine is more as compared to the risk of its side effects. Many who are using Latanoprost did not come across any kind of severe side effects.   

Some of the common side effects of Latanoprost medication are:

  • Cold or flu symptoms like sore throat, stuffy nose and sneezing
  • Puffy eyelids
  • Blurred vision
  • Stinging, redness of your eyes and burning
  • Dry or watery eyes
  • Feeling like something is there in your eyes

You need to contact your doctor immediately if you come across any signs of an allergic reaction such as swelling of your face, throat, lips or tongue, hives and difficulty in breathing. Immediately stop the usage of Latanoprost drops and get the medical emergency help if you suffer from:

  • Vision changes
  • Red, swollen or itchy eyelids
  • Serious burning, irritation and stinging after the usage of this medicine
  • Eye swelling, crusting or drainage, redness and serious discomfort
  • Enhanced sensitivity to light

Therefore, this is not the complete list of side effects. If you suffer from anything else which is not mentioned in this list make sure that you immediately contact your doctor. 

Latanoprost Interactions 

Remember that drug interactions can completely change how your medications work or can even increase your risk of severe side effects. Make a list of all the products that you are using such as prescription drugs, non-prescription drugs as well as herbal products and share it with your doctor when you visit him. Without the permission of your doctor, you should never start, stop or change the dosage of any medicines that you are taking.  

Medicine used in the eye is not likely to be affected by other drugs that you are using. There are many drugs that are known to interact with each other. So it is always better to inform your doctor about all the medicine you are using including over-the-counter medicine as well as vitamins. 

There are 6 drugs that are known to interact with Latanoprost medication

6 moderate drug interactions 

Some of the drug names that interact with Latanoprost Xalatan drops include Travoprost ophthalmic, bimatoprost topical, etc.  

Latanoprost Warnings 

It is very important for you to inform your doctor beforehand about all the medicine that you are using or suffering from any kind of medical conditions & allergies to avoid any kind of complications. 


We only ship medications which are approved by FDA, Also please consult your doctor to make a full decision on what medication to take.

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