Active Ingredient(s):Latanoprost FDA Approved: * June 5, 1996 Pharm Company: *PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN Category:Vision / Eye Health
Latanoprost, sold under the brand name Xalatan among others, is a medication used to treat increased pressure inside the eye. This includes ocular hypertension and open angle glaucoma. It is applied as eye drops to the eyes. Onset of effects is usually within four hours, and they last for up to a day.
Common side effects include blurry vision, redness of the eye, itchiness, and darkening of the iris....
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