Latanoprost- Ophthalmological Indications, Dosage, Contraindications, ADRs

Category of Drug Latanoprost-Ophthalmological is Ophthalmological Preparations drug
Mechanism of Action 
Indications Latanoprost-Ophthalmological is used
1. To lower intraocular pressure in open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
Available dosage forms EYE DROPS
Contraindications Hypersensitivity
Precautions 1. Patients with a history of intraocular inflammation
2. Brittle or severe asthma
3. Inflammatory
4. Angle-closure or congenital
5. Pregnancy
6. Interactions
7. Lactation
Adverse Effects 1. Conjunctival hyperaemia
2. Iris pigmentation
3. Upper respiratory tract infection
4. Cold
5. Flu
6. Darkening and thickening of eyelashes
7. eyelid
8. Skin darkening
9. Intraocular inflammation
10. Ocular irritation and pain
11. Exacerbation of asthma
12. Blepharitis
Pregnancy Category C

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