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Zytrav Eye Drop

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Zytrav Eye Drop

Zytrav Eye Drop side effects

Common
  • Conjunctival hyperemia

How to use Zytrav 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 without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Zytrav Eye Drop works

Zytrav Eye Drop is a prostaglandin analogue. It works by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.

Zytrav Eye Drop related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zytrav Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Zytrav Eye Drop should be used with caution during lactation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
SAFE
Zytrav Eye Drop does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

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Expert Advice

  • For best results, put one drop once a day in the evening/night in the affected eye(s).
  • Zytrav Eye Drop may cause brown pigmentation of the iris. This discoloration may be permanent.
  • Your eyelashes may become more dense and eyelid skin may darken. These changes should disappear after discontinuing Zytrav Eye Drop.
  • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
  • Zytrav Eye Drop helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduces the risk of vision loss.
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute, immediately after instilling the drop.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Zytrav

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Doctor advised for medication for glaucoma suspect only because eye pressure is 22 but all other tests are normal.medicine , 9 pm drops is prescribed. Please advice
Dr. Vishal Arora
Eye Specialist
Ocular hypertension can lead to glaucoma eventually. Continue the drops
I am looking for I kul plus eye drop but i am not able to get in Banglore suggest Me some eye drop for that my eyes become red so remove that redness I want this dropOne of chemist suggest me tears plus drop is this substitute of I kul plus please give on eye drop name for I become red now my I become red as bloodThese are my right eye prescription but after using these drop my eyes is still red so normally I was using I kul plus but now it's not in supply can please give me any substitute for that
Dr. Richa Jain
Eye Specialist
Seems u r having glaucoma. Using these drops may a Also cause redness. Or raised iOp can also cause it. Again go for eye checkup by
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FAQs

Q. Is travoprost same as latanoprost?

Travoprost and latanoprost belongs to same category of drugs with similar action, but their effect may vary upon individual response

Q. Is Zytrav a steroid?

No, Zytrav belongs to a class of drugs called as prostaglandin analogues

Q. What is Zytrav ophthalmic solution used for?

Zytrav ophthalmic solution is used for treatment of open angle glaucoma (increased pressure inside the eye that causes visual problems) and ocular hypertension (presence of elevated intraocular pressure in the absence of damage to nerve supplying the eye or loss of vision ) in adults and in children

Q. How does Zytrav ophthalmic solution work?

Zytrav acts by increasing the flow of natural eye fluids out of the eye, thus reducing the pressure inside the eyes.

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