Latanoprost

Details About Generic Salt ::  Latanoprost 

Main Medicine Class:: Ocular   Sub Medicine Class ::  Anti Glaucoma Drugs

3A. ANTI-GLAUCOMA DRUGS in 3. OCULAR
LATANOPROST
SYNTHETIC PROSTAGLANDIN ANALOGUE (PGF2A) | ANTI-GLAUCOMA
PK: A: Rapid & complete (cornea) D: 0.16 L/kg (Vd) M: Hepatic E: Urine

Indications & Dose: OCULAR HYPERTENSION TP Adult Solution (0.005%): Instill 1 drop into the affected eye OD in the evening | OPEN-ANGLE GLAUCOMA TP Adult Solution (0.005%): Instill 1 drop into the affected eye OD in the evening

Contra: Active intraocular inflammation, hypersensitivity

Precautions: History of ocular inflammation, aphakic patients, pseudophakic patients with a torn posterior lens capsule, risk factors of macular edema

ADR: Serious: Conjunctivitis, increase brown pigment in iris, blurred vision, arthralgia, myalgia, Others: Burning & stinging, ocular irritation, darkening, thickening & lengthening of eye lashes, eyelid edema, epithelial keropathy, transient punctate erosions, hypertrichosis, dizziness, headache