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Drug Name:

LATISSE Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Bimatoprost 0.03%; oph soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Allergan

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for LATISSE:

Hypotrichosis of the eyelashes.

Adult:

1 drop once nightly; apply evenly along upper eyelid skin margin at the base of eyelashes. Repeat for opposite eyelid margin with new sterile applicator. Blot any excess solution runoff.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Do not apply to lower eyelash line. Repeated contact with bimatoprost outside the treatment area may cause hair growth. Ocular hypertension; monitor for changes to intraocular pressure. Ocular inflammation (eg, uveitis). Aphakia. Pseudophakia with torn posterior lens capsule. Risk of macular edema. Contact lenses (remove; may reinsert lenses 15 minutes after administration). Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Concomitant with other intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering prostaglandin analogues may decrease IOP-lowering effects.

Pharmacological Class:

Prostaglandin analogue.

Adverse Reactions:

Eye pruritus, conjunctival hyperemia, increased ocular pigmentation (iris, eyelid; may be permanent), ocular irritation, dry eye, erythema of the eyelid, macular edema, abnormal hair growth.

How Supplied:

Soln—3mL (w. disposable sterile applicators)

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