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Glaucoma is an eye disorder in which the optic nerve suffers damage, permanently damaging vision in the affected eye(s) and progressin...
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Travatan
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Xalatan
Other name: Travoprost (Travoprost)
Other name: Latanoprost (Latanoprost)
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Ocular Hypertension
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Latanoprost (pronounced la-TA-noe-prost) ophthalmic solution is a topical medication used for controlling the progression of glaucoma or ocular hypertension by reducing intraocular pressure. It is a prostaglandin analogue (more specifically an analog...
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Latanoprost (pronounced la-TA-noe-prost) ophthalmic solution is a topical medication used for controlling the progression of glaucoma or ocular hypertension by reducing intraocular pressure. It is a prostaglandin analogue (more specifically an analog...
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contain BAK. I prefer Travatan if only because...
" ...common preservative in Cosopt and Xalatan and it is known to cause problems. It's even a problem ...wound treatments contain BAK. I prefer Travatan if only because it doesn't... "

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eye\ I switched from Xalatan to Travatan about three months...
" Darkening of skin around eye\ I switched from Xalatan to Travatan about three months ago. Some of the literature suggests possible side effect of darkening of the skin around the eyes. That's... "

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eye I switched from Xalatan to Travatan about three months...
" Darkening of skin around eye I switched from Xalatan to Travatan about three months ago. Some of the literature suggests possible side effect of darkening of the skin around the eyes. That's... "

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and they usually start with Xalatan. I did have some...
" ...time, my MD added Xalatan, which a member of ...drugs, and they usually start with Xalatan. I did have some ...lessen with time. My doctor later switched me over to Travatan, and then to ... "

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in my family. My dad uses Xalatan and does not seem to have...
" ...had my annual eye exam.Dr. prescribed Travatan.After using for aprox two weeks ended up in hospital with severe chest pains.Stopped drops and one week ...my family. My dad uses Xalatan and does ... "

tried duo drops. I'm on travatan and azarga. I used xalatan...
" ...never tried duo drops. I'm on travatan and azarga. I used xalatan for years, but they stopped working for me. Pilo didn't work either, although it cured... "

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hurt. I seldom start Travatan as a first line...
" ...couldn't hurt. I seldom start Travatan as a first line agent because of the redness. I almost always start with its cousin, Xalatan, first as it is much better tolerated. Well fewer... "

My IOP was also 18 on Xalatan/Travatan. I am now using...
" ...Travatan once a day and Cosopt twice a day to get IOP 13. Cosopt gives me itchy eyes and they sting for a few minutes after use. I could continue using them but it is a problem when travelling over... "

But over the last month I was having some foggy eye floaters...
" ...feb. Dr prescribed Xalatan for the eyes which lowered the eye pressure from 23 to 15. But over the last month I was having some foggy eye floaters so she asked me to change this to Travatan. I... "

you didn't have any problems. I tried the Xalatan but it...
" ...glad to hear you didn't have any problems. I tried the Xalatan but it caused extreme chest ...me. I am now on Timolol in the mornings, ...I haven't tried yet called Travatan which I am supp... "

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