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Travatan Z Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved September 21st, 2006)
  • Brand name: Travatan Z
  • Generic name: travoprost
  • Dosage form: Ophthalmic Solution
  • Company: Alcon, Inc.
  • Treatment for: Glaucoma

Travatan Z (travoprost) is a new formulation of Travatan solution in which benzalkonium chloride is replaced with Sofzia, a robust ionic buffered preservative system that is gentle to the ocular surface. Travatan Z is indicated for the reduction of elevated intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension, who are intolerant of or insufficiently responsive to other intraocular pressure lowering medications.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Travatan Z

Sep 21, 2006Approval Travatan Z Alcon, Inc. - Treatment for Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension

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