Xalatan , also medically referred to as latanoprost, is a topical eye medicine used to treat glaucoma and ocular hypertension .
This prescription drug works by reducing pressure inside the eye which can be very harmful to the patients vision.
Xalatan is taken in the form of eye drops, usually one drop in the affected eye per day, as prescribed by your doctor.
Common side effects which users may experience when taking Xalatan include blurred vision, eye irritation, redness or a slight change in eye color. If the side effects persist for a long period of time or seem to be getting progressively worse, contact your doctor or other medical professional for assistance.
Xalatan may occasionally be prescribed for other purposes as well, as suggested by your doctor.