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Latoprost Rt Bottle Of 2.5ml Eye Drops
Latoprost Rt Bottle Of 2.5ml Eye Drops
Latoprost Rt Bottle Of 2.5ml Eye Drops
Latoprost Rt Bottle Of 2.5ml Eye Drops
Latoprost Rt Bottle Of 2.5ml Eye Drops

Latoprost Rt Bottle Of 2.5ml Eye Drops

By SUN PHARMA
2.5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
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MRP 649.00
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Latoprost 50 MCG Description

Latoprost RT eye drops contain latanoprost as the active substance. It is used to treat conditions of increased pressure in the eyes like open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. Latoprost RT eye

drops work by increasing the outflow of fluid from inside the eyes into the blood. This medicine is meant for ocular (eye) use and should be used externally only. Do not ingest this medicine. Avoid touching the dropper with your hands or with your eye. Use Latoprost RT eye drops exactly as recommended by your doctor. Do not use this medicine on your own.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹551.65
You Save₹97.35 (15% on MRP)
ContainsLatanoprost(50.0 Mcg)
UsesGlaucoma, ocular hypertension
Side effectsEye irritation, changes in eyelashes
TherapyGLAUCOMA DRUGS
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Uses of Latoprost 50 MCG

  • Latoprost RT eye drops are used for the treatment of conditions of increased pressure in the eyes like open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension in adults.
  • This medicine can also be used in children to treat increased eye pressure and glaucoma.

Contraindications of Latoprost 50 MCG

  • If you are allergic to latanoprost or to any of the other ingredients of Latoprost RT eye drops.
  • If you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant.
  • If you are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Latoprost 50 MCG

  • Eye irritation (burning, itching, stinging).
  • Changes in eyelash (increased length, thickness, number of eyelashes).

Precautions and Warnings of Latoprost 50 MCG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Latoprost RT during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Latoprost RT eye drops in pregnancy. Thus, this medicine should not be used in pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Latoprost RT during breastfeeding?
A:
Latoprost RT eye drops may pass into human breast milk. This medicine should not be used in breastfeeding women or if recommended for use, breastfeeding should be stopped.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Latoprost RT?
A:
Latoprost RT eye drops may cause temporary blurring of vision. It is advised to avoid driving until your vision clears.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Latoprost RT?
A:
There is limited information on the interaction of alcohol with Latoprost RT eye drops. Ask your doctor for advice on the use of alcohol with this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You or your child had or are scheduled for any eye surgery.
  • You or your child have eye problems like eye pain, irritation, inflammation or blurred vision.
  • You or your child have dry eyes.
  • You or your child have asthma.
  • You or your child wear contact lenses.
  • You or your child have or had a viral infection of the eye caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV).

Directions for Use of Latoprost 50 MCG

  • Use Latoprost RT eye drops exactly as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow the directions carefully and do not miss an application.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying.
  • Close your eyes for 2 - 3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze.
  • Avoid touching your eyes with the dropper. The dropper must be kept clean to avoid infections.
  • Using a clean tissue or cloth, wipe any excess liquid from your face.
  • Use the exact number of drops as recommended by your doctor.
  • If you have been prescribed any other eye drops or eye ointments, keep an interval of at least 5 minutes between both the medicines.

Storage and disposal of Latoprost 50 MCG

  • Store Latoprost RT eye drops in a refrigerator (2°C – 8°C).
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Latoprost 50 MCG

Overdose

  • As Latoprost RT eye drops are meant for external application, cases of an overdose are unlikely.
  • However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
  • If you have instilled an extra quantity of the eye drop than recommended, wipe out the excess medicine with a clean tissue or cotton.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed instilling a dose of Latoprost RT eye drops, instil it as soon as possible. Do not over-use this medicine to compensate for the missed instillation.

Mode of Action of Latoprost 50 MCG

How Does It Work?

Latoprost RT eye drops work by increasing the outflow of fluid from inside the eyes into the blood.

Interactions of Latoprost 50 MCG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Latoprost RT eye drops are to be used externally, it is less likely to interact with other medicines.
  • However, consult your doctor if you or your child are taking other medicines for treating many other health conditions.
  • The use of this medicine along with other prostaglandins, prostaglandin analogues or prostaglandin derivatives is not recommended.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Latoprost RT eye drops used for?

  • Latoprost RT eye drops are used for the treatment of conditions of increased pressure in the eyes like open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension in adults.
  • This medicine can also be used in children to treat increased eye pressure and glaucoma.

Q: Is Latoprost RT and latanoprost the same?

A: Yes, Latoprost RT and latanoprost are the same. Latoprost RT contains latanoprost as the active substance.
Last Updated on: 30 July 2022 | 4:59 PM (IST)

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