Xalatan 0.005% Eye Drop

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Pfizer Ltd

Composition for Xalatan 50mcg Eye Drop

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Primarily used for

542.3
2.5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Xalatan Eye Drop

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Uses of Xalatan Eye Drop

Xalatan 0.005% Eye Drop is used in the treatment of glaucoma.
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Side effects of Xalatan Eye Drop

Common

Conjunctival hyperemia , Stinging in the eyes, Foreign body sensation in eyes, Eyelash changes , Eye itching, Burning sensation in eye, Increased iris pigmentation.

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How to use Xalatan Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Xalatan Eye Drop works

Xalatan 0.005% eye drop decreases the pressure in the eyeball by increasing the drainage of aqueous humor (clear watery fluid filling the space in front of an eyeball ).

In Depth Information on Xalatan Eye Drop

Expert advice for Xalatan Eye Drop

  • Xalatan helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduces the risk of vision loss.
  • For best results, put one drop once a day in the evening/night in the affected eye(s).
  • Xalatan may cause brown pigmentation of the iris which may be permanent.
  • You may notice eyelid skin darkening and an increase in the length, thickness, and number of your eyelashes. These changes should disappear after discontinuing Xalatan.
  • Take care to prevent contact of eye dispenser with eye, eyelid, eyelashes, or finger to avoid infection.
  • Remove contact lenses before using Xalatan and allow at least 15 minutes before re-inserting them.
  • When applying multiple eye medications, wait for at least 5-15 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute, immediately after instilling the drop so that the medicine does not drain away from the eye.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Xalatan 0.005% Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Lactation
Xalatan 0.005% Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

To reduce the amount of Xalatan 0.005% Eye Drop that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
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Driving
Xalatan 0.005% Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision fo
r a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Xalatan
0.005% Eye Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Xalatan
0.005% Eye Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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