TAFLOTAN salt. 15 mg. Ml. 0.3ml. 30
TAFLOTAN salt. 15 mg. / Ml. 0.3ml. 30
What TAFLOTAN and what it is used?
What type of medicine is and how it works?
TAFLOTAN drops contain tafluprost that belongs to a group of medicines called prostaglandin analogues. TAFLOTAN lowers intraocular pressure. Used when intraocular pressure is too high.
What is meant your medicine?
TAFLOTAN is used to treat a type of glaucoma called open-angle glaucoma and also a condition called ocular hypertension. Both conditions are associated with increased intraocular pressure and ultimately can affect your vision.
Before using Taflotan
Do not use Taflotan:
If you are allergic to tafluprost or any of the other ingredients in Taflotan.
Take special care with Taflotan
Please note that Taflotan can have the following effects and that some may be permanent:
Taflotan may increase the length, thickness, color and / or number of your eyelashes and may cause unusual growth of hair on your eyelids
Taflotan may cause darkening of the skin color around the eyes. Wipe excess solution from the skin. This will reduce the risk of skin darkening.
Taflotan can change the color of your iris. If Taflotan using only one eye, the color of the treated eye may forever be a different color than the other.
Tell your doctor:
If you have kidney disease
If you have liver disease
If you have asthma
If you have other eye diseases
Taking other medicines:
Tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
If you use other eye preparations, wait at least five minutes before or after administration of other drugs Taflotan.
Pregnancy and lactation:
If you could get pregnant should use an effective method of birth control during treatment with Taflotan. Do not use Taflotan, if you are pregnant. You should not use Taflotan, if you are breastfeeding. Ask your doctor.
Children and adolescents:
Taflotan not recommended for use in children and adolescents below 18 years due to lack of data on safety and efficacy.
Driving and using machines:
Taflotan not affect the ability to drive and use machines. It is just after you Taflotan eye to find blurred vision. Do not drive or operate any tools or machines until your vision is clear.
How to use Taflotan?
The usual dose is one drop in the eye Taflotan or eyes, once daily in the evening. Do not add free falling drops more drops and do not use more often than prescribed by your doctor. This can make Taflotan less efficient.
Use Taflotan in both eyes if your doctor recommends.
Only be used as eye drops. Do not swallow.
Instructions for use:
When you open a new bag:
Do not use single-dose containers if pouch is torn. Open the pouch by dashed line. Write the date you opened the bag in place of container designed to date.
Every time you use Taflotan:
Wash your hands.
Grab bar packaging bag.
Take a single-dose container from the strip.
Put the rest back in the bag strap and fold end to close it.
Make sure the solution is at the bottom of unit dose packaging.
to open the package, break off the tip.
Tilt your head back.
Place the tip of the container close to your eye.
Pull the lower eyelid down and look up.
Gently squeeze the container so that one drop to fall between the lower eyelid and the eye.
Close your eyes for a moment and then his inner corner of your finger for about one minute. This helps to avoid the drop to drain a tear duct.
Wipe excess solution from the skin around the eye.
If a drop misses your eye, try again.
Possible side effects:
Effects on the eyes - eye redness
Effects on the eyes - eye pruritus, eye pain, dry eyes, blurred vision, change in color of the eyelashes shed tears, eye discharge, swollen eyelids, redness of the eyelids, discoloration of the skin around the eyes, reducing the ability of the eye see details.
Nervous system effects - headache
Effects on the eyes - eye fatigue, eye discomfort, strange feeling in the eye, swelling of the surface membranes of the eye, inflammation of the eyelid, signs of inflammation in the eye, pigmentation of the surface membranes of the eye
Effects on skin and subcutaneous tissue - an unusual growth of hair on the eyelids.
The active substance is tafluprost. 1 ml contains 15 micrograms tafluprost. A single-dose container contains 4.5 micrograms tafluprost.
The other ingredients are glycerol, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, disodium edetate, polysorbate 80 and water for injections. Hydrochloric acid and / or sodium hydroxide are added to adjust the pH.