Travatan

Travatan

travoprost

Manufacturer:

Novartis

Distributor:

DKSH
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Travoprost
Indications/Uses
Decrease of elevated IOP in patients w/ ocular HTN or open-angle glaucoma.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult including elderly Instill 1 drop into affected eye(s) once daily.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Special Precautions
Possibility of permanent change in eye colour, periorbital &/or eyelid skin darkening; increase length, thickness, pigmentation &/or number of lashes. Aphakic patients, pseudophakic patients w/ torn posterior lens capsule or anterior chamber lenses. Patients w/ active intraocular inflammation; known risk factors for cystoid macular oedema or iritis/uveitis. Concomitant use w/ prostaglandin F2a analogues. May affect ability to drive & use machines. Not recommended in childn <18 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Ocular hyperaemia. Eye pain, pruritus & irritation, dry eye, iris hyperpigmentation, ocular discomfort.
ATC Classification
S01EE04 - travoprost ; Belongs to the class of prostaglandin analogues. Used in the treatment of glaucoma.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Travatan ophth soln 0.004 %
Packing/Price
2.5 mL x 1's
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