Latanoprost Ophthalmic Drops, Solution 0.005pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Latanoprost: Ophthalmic drops, solution (0.005%)

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Latanoprost 0.005% Ophth Soln
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Latanoprost 0.005% Ophth Soln
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Latanoprost 0.005% Ophth Soln
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Latanoprost 0.005% Ophth Soln

What is this Medicine?

LATANOPROST (la TA noe prost) is used in the eye to treat open angle glaucoma and high pressure in the eye.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Latanoprost: Ophthalmic drops, solution(0.005%)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Latanoprost 0.005% Ophthalmic Solution

NDC: 242080463
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Glaucoma, Ocular Hypertension

Storage Information
Store unopened containers in refrigerator (36 to 46 degrees F)
Opened container can be stored for up to 6 weeks at 77 degrees F
During shipment, the product may be maintained at temperatures up to 104 degrees F for a period not exceeding 8 days
Latanoprost 0.005% Ophthalmic Solution

Reported Side Effects for Latanoprost 0.005% Ophthalmic Solution

Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swollen Eyelids Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Light Sensitivity Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Eyes Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Pain Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Eyes Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
5.0-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Change In Eye Color Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blurred Vision Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Itchy Eyes Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Red Eyes Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Keratopathy Incidence:
10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Foreign Body Sensation Incidence:
13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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