Vyzulta Eye Drops (latanoprostene)

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Vyzulta Eye Drops prescribed for?

VYZULTA is prescribed to lower the pressure inside the eye for individuals with primary open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. This can help prevent blindness. It works by controlling the flow of fluid in your eye. This is not a cure for glaucoma, but it can help to prevent blindness.

Vyzulta Eye Drops (latanoprostene) Information

How to use Vyzulta Eye Drops?

Use this medicine in the affected eye once a day, at night. Do not use more than prescribed.

Wash your hands before using. Do not touch the dropper tip.

If you wear contact lenses, remove them before using. Wait 15 minutes before putting them back in.

Tilt your head back and look up. Pull down your lower eyelid to make a pocket. Hold the dropper over your eye and put one drop in the pocket.

Look down, close your eyes, and press on the corner of your eye for 1-2 minutes. This will help the medicine stay in your eye.

Do not rinse the dropper. Put the cap back on after using.

If you use other eye drops, wait 5 minutes before using this one. Use eye drops before ointments.

Wait for your vision to clear before driving or using machines.

Use this medicine regularly to get the most benefit. Use it at the same time each day.
Even if you feel fine, keep using this medicine. Most people with glaucoma or high eye pressure do not have symptoms.

Vyzulta Eye Drops drug interactions

The list provided below includes drugs that are recognized to interact with Vyzulta Eye Drops. However, it is important to note that this is not an exhaustive compilation of all potential drug interactions.

  • latanoprost
  • tafluprost
  • bimatoprost
  • travoprost
  • unoprostone

Disclose all of your current medications, including prescription medications and OTC products, to your doctor. They will assess the potential interaction and determine whether it is beneficial to use both drugs together. If not, adjustments need to be made to your treatment plan.

Common Side effects of Vyzulta Eye Drops?

Few known side effects of Vyzulta Eye Drops Tabs. Please note that this is not a complete list of all possible side effects of Vyzulta Eye Drops.

  • crusting or drainage (may be signs of infection)
  • eye swelling
  • burning
  • redness
  • blurred vision
  • severe discomfort
  • sudden vision changes
  • severe pain

Seek immediate medical attention if you experience symptoms eye infections (pain, redness, blurred vision)

Please inform your doctor about any side effects you experience. If you find these side effects difficult to manage, contact your doctor for medical advice.

Vyzulta Eye Drops (latanoprostene) FAQs

Vyzulta Eye Drops cost in Canada?

Vyzulta Eye Drops 10mg Tablet cost in Canada
- 5 mL - $94.50 USD ($18.90 per mL)
- 10 mL - $168.00 USD ($16.80 per mL)
- 15 mL - $220.50 USD ($14.70 per mL)

Is VYZULTA effective in treating glaucoma?

VYZULTA is effective in treating glaucoma. It is a prostaglandin analogue. It works by increasing the outflow of aqueous humour, which is the fluid that fills the eye.

This helps to lower intraocular pressure (IOP), which is the main risk factor for glaucoma. If you are considering VYZULTA for the treatment of glaucoma, talk to your doctor. They can help you decide if this medication is right for you.

Is VYZULTA better than Xalatan?

VYZULTA (latanoprostene) and Xalatan (latanoprost) are both eye drops used to treat glaucoma. They work by increasing the outflow of fluid from the eye, which helps to lower eye pressure.

Ultimately, the best eye drop for you will depend on your individual needs and preferences. It is important to talk to your doctor about which eye drop is right for you. They can help you weigh the pros and cons of each medication and make the best decision for your individual needs.

Can VYZULTA be used in children?

No, Vyzulta is not approved for use by anyone younger than 16 years old.

Can VYZULTA cause allergies or eye irritation?

Yes, VYZULTA can cause allergies or eye irritation in some people. The most common side effects of VYZULTA are eye redness, eye irritation, eye pain, and pain.. These side effects are usually mild and go away on their own within a few days. However, if you experience any of these side effects that are severe or bothersome, you should talk to your doctor.

Does VYZULTA have any impact on vision?

Eye discomfort/irritation/redness or temporary blurred vision may occur. If you are taking VYZULTA, it is important to talk to your doctor about any changes in your vision. They can help you to determine if the changes are due to the medication or to another underlying condition.

Disclaimer: The information provided here is intended as supplementary information to that provided by your doctor. The guidance provided by your doctor supersedes any information provided on the website. Do not avoid or disregard any counseling from your licensed medical professional based on this information. If you have any medical questions that are not answered here, we do offer counseling from a licensed pharmacist.