As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Travatan. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects include but are not limited to:
- Red eyes
- Less clear vision
- Eye discomfort or pain
- Feeling like something is stuck in the eye
- Eye itching.
(Click Travatan Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Travatan can potentially interact with a few other medications (see Travatan Drug Interactions).
Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking the medication if you:
- Have an inflammatory eye condition, such as iritis or uveitis
- Have any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives
- Are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Travatan and Pregnancy)
- Are breastfeeding (see Travatan and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Travatan Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)