Travoprost Ophthalmic Dosage

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Intraocular Hypertension

Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) once daily in the evening.

Usual Adult Dose for Glaucoma (Open Angle)

Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) once daily in the evening.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Intraocular Hypertension

16 years and older:
Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) once daily in the evening.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Glaucoma (Open Angle)

16 years and older:
Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) once daily in the evening.

Renal Dose Adjustments

No adjustment recommended

Liver Dose Adjustments

No adjustment recommended

Precautions

This dosage should not be exceeded since it has been shown that more frequent administration may result in decreased effectiveness of the medication.

Remove contact lenses before administration and wait at least 15 minutes before reinserting them.

Other eyedrops should be administered at least 5 minutes apart.

Patients should be instructed to avoid allowing the tip of the container to contact the eye, eyelid, fingers or any other surface to avoid contamination.

Use in pediatric patients below the age of 16 years is not recommended because of potential safety concerns related to increased pigmentation following long-term chronic use.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

The container should be discarded 6 weeks after it is removed from the sealed foil pouch.

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