Review: Xalatan and Visine L.r. drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Xalatan and Visine L.r.. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4 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 14,149 users) has active ingredients of latanoprost. It is often used in glaucoma.
Visine l.r. (latest outcomes from 11 users) has active ingredients of oxymetazoline hydrochloride.
On Mar, 8, 2014: 4 people who reported to have interactions when taking Xalatan, Visine L.r. are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Xalatan (latanoprost)
- Visine L.r. (oxymetazoline hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Xalatan, Visine L.r.:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dry Eye (lack of adequate tears)||4|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||2|
|Ocular Hyperaemia (an abnormally large amount of blood in eye)||2|
|Product Quality Issue||1|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Xalatan, Visine L.r.:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Open angle glaucoma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Visine eye drops
- Vitamin e
* 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. 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:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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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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