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What If I Take an Overdose of Xalatan?

People who take too much Xalatan may experience the following overdose symptoms:
(Click Xalatan Overdose for more information.)

Storing Xalatan

Your pharmacist will store Xalatan drops in the refrigerator. You can keep them at room temperature, but you must discard the bottle within six weeks after opening it if you choose to keep it at room temperature.
You may find it helpful to keep Xalatan refrigerated, as this can help you "feel" whether or not the drops actually reach your eye. Keep Xalatan and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you forget to take your dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Strengths of Xalatan

Xalatan comes in one strength -- Xalatan eye drops, containing 2.5 mL in each bottle, with 1.5 mcg of latanoprost in each drop.

Is There a Generic Version of Xalatan?

A generic version of Xalatan is available (see Generic Xalatan for more information).

Xalatan Eyedrops

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