Taflotan

Taflotan

tafluprost

Manufacturer:

Santen

Distributor:

Metro Drug
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Tafluprost
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) once daily.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Patients w/ aphakia or pseudophakia; bronchial asthma or history of bronchial asthma; endophthalmitis. The following conditions may occur: Pigmentation in iris & eyelid or hypertrichosis around the eyes. Corneal epithelium disorder (superficial punctate keratitis, filamentary keratitis or corneal erosion). Closed angle glaucoma. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Childn, low birth wt infants, neonates. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Conjunctival inj, eyelash abnormality, itching, eye irritation, foreign body sensation, blepharal pigmentation, corneal epithelial disorder (discomfort, sticky sensation in the eye), eye pain, hypertrichosis of eyelid, redness, eye discharge, photophobia, heavy feeling of eye, lacrimation, blurred vision, conjunctival edema, headache, elevated AST (GOT), +ve urine protein, elevated serum K.
MIMS Class
Antiglaucoma Preparations
ATC Classification
S01EE05 - tafluprost ; Belongs to the class of prostaglandin analogues. Used in the treatment of glaucoma.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Taflotan ophth soln 15 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
2.5 mL x 1's
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