Latanoprost vs Travatan

Latanoprost
(Rx)
Travatan
(Rx)
Latanoprost is an eye & vision care product.
Travatan is an eye & vision care product.
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Approval Date
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March 22, 2011
March 16, 2001
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
907 Discussions
607 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Latanoprost is prescribed for Glaucoma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
Travatan is prescribed for Glaucoma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Allergy
3
Cataract
2
Tiredness
2
Blindness
2
Itching
2
Hyperpigmentation
2
Blurred Vision
2
Dry Eyes
2
Weakness
2
Shortness of Breath
1
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Cataract
7
Asthma
6
Red Eye
6
Allergy
6
Blurred Vision
5
Itching
5
Dry Eyes
4
Diabetes
4
Uveitis
3
High Blood Pressure
2
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7
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Tra
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Blindness
Lat
Tra
2
0
Itching
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Tra
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5
Hyperpigmentation
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Tra
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0
Blurred Vision
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5
Dry Eyes
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2
4
Weakness
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Tra
2
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Shortness of Breath
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Cataract
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7
2
Asthma
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Red Eye
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6
0
Allergy
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6
3
Blurred Vision
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5
2
Itching
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Lat
5
2
Dry Eyes
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Lat
4
2
Diabetes
Tra
Lat
4
0
Uveitis
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3
0
High Blood Pressure
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Lat
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Latanoprost during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Travatan during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Latanoprost and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Travatan and alcohol.
Method of use
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Eye Drops
Eye Drops
Dosages
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Drops: 0.005%
Drops: 0.004%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Latanoprost
Travoprost, Travoprost
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Latanoprost and Travatan: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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| puloanna
I have a subscription for Travatan (.004) solution. There is a cheaper 'generic' called latanoprost at .05 mg/ml. Can I substitute?
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March 6, 2016
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