In eye conditions like open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension, when the eye pressure increases, it damages an eye or even it cause loss of vision. Latanoprost belongs to prostaglandin analogs. It functions well in reducing an eye pressure and hence stops open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
Latanoprost the generic acts as an agonist of prostanoid FP receptor and works by elevating the flow of aqueous humor from the eye thereby lowering eye pressure. Thus preventing the damage caused to an eye.
The dose in adults is single drop one time in a day in the affected eye. Before you instill this eye drop, tilt your head back and put a single drop. Make your eyes close for some time. Do apply pressure in corner of eye for one to two minutes so that solution does not get drained. Absorb excessive solution with the assistance of tissue paper.
Some side effects you may observe with 9 PM Eye Drops are inflammation of eyelids, eye irritation, dry eyes, light sensitivity, red eyes, eye pain, blurred vision, burning, and itching of an eye.
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