Review: Xalatan and Alphagan P drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Xalatan and Alphagan P. It is created by eHealthMe based on 1,335 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Xalatan (latest outcomes from 14,556 users) has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma.
Alphagan p (latest outcomes from 485 users) has active ingredients of brimonidine tartrate. It is often used in glaucoma.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 1,335 people who reported to have interactions when taking Xalatan, Alphagan P are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Xalatan (latanoprost)
- Alphagan P (brimonidine tartrate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Xalatan, Alphagan P:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||272|
|Glaucoma (increased fluid pressure in the eye with vision loss)||153|
|Intraocular Pressure Increased||149|
|Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision)||124|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||114|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Xalatan, Alphagan P:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Intraocular Pressure Increased||10|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||10|
|Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)||6|
|Nasal Congestion (blockage of the nasal passages usually due to membranes lining the nose becoming swollen from inflamed blood vessels)||6|
|Ocular Hyperaemia (an abnormally large amount of blood in eye)||5|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Intraocular pressure increased
- Open angle glaucoma
- Ill-defined disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Timolol maleate
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Xalatan (latanoprost) is often used to treat glaucoma. Alphagan P (brimonidine tartrate) is often used to treat glaucoma. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Xalatan is used in:
- Alphagan p is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Xalatan alternatives:
- Alphagan p alternatives:
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My mom takes all three medications. Is this combination good? and does this cause her eyelids and lashes to form the crust?
Bp has gone up to 142/71. Pulse is between 66 & 76. This has occurred since I started taking Meloxicam.
I have developed tinnitus, hearing loss, neck pain, weakness, fatigue, cold sweats, fainting symptoms, loosing balance, swollen ankles, headaches
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Bettina: Does latanoprost cause higher blood pressue when using it?
I currently have and am being treated for high blood pressure. After I recently started Latanoprost, my blood pressure has risen. Has anyone had a similar reaction? Thanks.
- By rick: Does xalatan cause my severe joint pain ,stiffness, heavy legs and brain fog
i was diagnosed with glaucoma approx 20 years ago 12 months after eye injury with squash ball and have been on xalatan ever since,for most of this time i have suffered joint pain and concentration problems,the last 4 years has seen this pain in the joints ie.lower back,hips, shoulders, elbows, knees ...
- By Cynthia Dee: I use combigan, azopt and xalatan is there an order i should put them in?
I use 3 eye drops - 2 other them twice a day and the xalatan once a day but One doctor has told me to put the xalatan in first thing in the morning then wait half an hour before putting the other two in. Now the pharmacist has advised that I put the other two drops in first thing in the morning then ...
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