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Travoprost ophthalmic solution is prescribed for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma and intra-ocular hypertension in adults and children. Travoprost ophthalmic drops lower the eye pressure by increasing the level of eye fluid drainage via the ocular mesh.

Pharmacodynamics

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Pharmacokinetics

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Travoprost Indications / Travoprost Uses

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Travoprost Adverse Reactions / Travoprost Side Effects

Travoprost can cause chest pain, photosensitivity, eye discharge, pain or itching in eyes, vision changes, eye discomfort, dry eye problems and gritty or foreign body sensation in eyes, watery eyes and headache.

Precautions

Travoprost should not be used in patients with an allergy to any synthetic prostaglandin ophthalmic drugs/analogues.

Special Precautions

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Other Drug Interactions

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Other Interactions

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Dosage

For Intraocular Hypertension (Adults):

Instil one drop of Travoprost in the affected eye(s), once daily in the evening.
 
For Glaucoma (Open Angle) (Adults):
Instil one drop of Travoprost in the affected eye(s), once daily in the evening.
 
For Intraocular Hypertension (Pediatric):
For children 16 years and over, instil one drop of Travoprost in the affected eye(s), once daily in the evening
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For Glaucoma (Open Angle) (Pediatric):
For children 16 years and over, instil one drop of Travoprost in the affected eye(s), once daily in the evening.

Food(before/after)

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List of Contraindications

Travoprost and Pregnancy

USFDA pregnancy category C. May be or may not be harmful to an unborn fetus. Consult an ophthalmologist if you are in gestation or planning to have a baby during Travoprost treatment.

Travoprost and Lactation

It is not known whether Travoprost can pass through the breast milk or not. Nursing mothers should avoid breastfeeding while using Travoprost.

Travoprost and Children

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Travoprost and Geriatic

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Travoprost and Other Contraindications

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Storage

Store the ophthalmic drops at room temperature away from heat and moisture.

Lab interference

Store the ophthalmic drops at room temperature away from heat and moisture.

Travoprost brands in India:

Lanax Lupitros Optrvo Travatan Travo

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