Xalatan Drug

Important Information about Xalatan

  • Xalatan generic name is latanoprost ophthalmic
  • Xalatan can be used in the treatment of certain types of glaucoma and other high pressure in the eye
  • It must be stored at room temperature and keep away from moisture and heat
  • Do not use this drug if you are wearing contact lenses
  • Inform your doctor in advance if you have any swelling or infection of your eye

Xalatan Side Effects are:

  • Redness, swelling, itching, or pain in or around your eye
  • Oozing or discharge from your eye
  • Increased sensitivity to light
  • Vision changes
  • Chest pain

Less serious side effects of Xalatan may include:

  • Cold symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat
  • Headache, dizziness
  • Mild eye discomfort
  • Blurred vision
  • Feeling like something is in your eye
  • Dry or watery eyes
  • Stinging or burning of the eyes after using the drops