Lumigan vs Travatan

Lumigan
(Rx)
Travatan
(Rx)
Lumigan is an eye & vision care product.
Travatan is an eye & vision care product.
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Helpfulness
for Glaucoma
2.4
Concern level
2.0
Approval Date
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March 16, 2001
March 16, 2001
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
3,539 Discussions
607 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Glaucoma
#2 for Hair Loss
Lumigan 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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Lum
Red Eye
4
Itching
4
Blindness
4
Allergy
3
Dry Eyes
2
Tiredness
2
Blurred Vision
2
Asthma
1
High Blood Pressure
1
RA
1
Tra
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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Lumigan
Lum
Travatan
Tra
Red Eye
Lum
Tra
4
6
Itching
Lum
Tra
4
5
Blindness
Lum
Tra
4
0
Allergy
Lum
Tra
3
6
Dry Eyes
Lum
Tra
2
4
Tiredness
Lum
Tra
2
0
Blurred Vision
Lum
Tra
2
5
Asthma
Lum
Tra
1
6
High Blood Pressure
Lum
Tra
1
2
RA
Lum
Tra
1
0
Cataract
Tra
Lum
7
0
Asthma
Tra
Lum
6
1
Red Eye
Tra
Lum
6
4
Allergy
Tra
Lum
6
3
Blurred Vision
Tra
Lum
5
2
Itching
Tra
Lum
5
4
Dry Eyes
Tra
Lum
4
2
Diabetes
Tra
Lum
4
0
Uveitis
Tra
Lum
3
0
High Blood Pressure
Tra
Lum
2
1
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 Lumigan 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 Lumigan 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: 0.01%, 0.03%
Drops: 0.004%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Bimatoprost
Travoprost, Travoprost
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Lumigan and Travatan: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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