Travatan vs Xalatan

Travatan
(Rx)
Xalatan
(Rx)
Travatan is an eye & vision care product.
Xalatan is an eye & vision care product.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Glaucoma
2.2
Concern level
2.2
Approval Date
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March 16, 2001
June 5, 1996
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
607 Discussions
1,792 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Travatan is prescribed for Glaucoma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
Xalatan is prescribed for Glaucoma and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Tra
Cataract
7
Asthma
6
Red Eye
6
Blurred Vision
5
Allergy
5
Itching
5
Dry Eyes
4
Diabetes
4
Uveitis
3
Nausea
2
Xal
Allergy
6
Asthma
5
Dry Eyes
4
Blurred Vision
4
Red Eye
3
Uveitis
3
Itching
3
Diabetes
3
Burning
2
Depression
2
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Travatan
Tra
Xalatan
Xal
Cataract
Tra
Xal
7
0
Asthma
Tra
Xal
6
5
Red Eye
Tra
Xal
6
3
Blurred Vision
Tra
Xal
5
4
Allergy
Tra
Xal
5
6
Itching
Tra
Xal
5
3
Dry Eyes
Tra
Xal
4
4
Diabetes
Tra
Xal
4
3
Uveitis
Tra
Xal
3
3
Nausea
Tra
Xal
2
0
Allergy
Xal
Tra
6
5
Asthma
Xal
Tra
5
6
Dry Eyes
Xal
Tra
4
4
Blurred Vision
Xal
Tra
4
5
Red Eye
Xal
Tra
3
6
Uveitis
Xal
Tra
3
3
Itching
Xal
Tra
3
5
Diabetes
Xal
Tra
3
4
Burning
Xal
Tra
2
0
Depression
Xal
Tra
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 Travatan during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Xalatan 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 Travatan and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Xalatan and alcohol.
Method of use
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Eye Drops
Eye Drops
Dosages
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Drops: 0.004%
Drops: 0.005%
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Travoprost , Travoprost
Latanoprost
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Travatan and Xalatan: 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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