Ocular hypotensive effects and safety over 3 months of switching from an unfixed combination to latanoprost 0.005%/timolol maleate 0.5% fixed combination.

@article{Inoue2011OcularHE,
  title={Ocular hypotensive effects and safety over 3 months of switching from an unfixed combination to latanoprost 0.005%/timolol maleate 0.5% fixed combination.},
  author={Kenji Inoue and Ryoko Okayama and Risako Higa and Hideko Sawada and Masato Wakakura and Goji Tomita},
  journal={Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics},
  year={2011},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={581-7}
}
PURPOSE Latanoprost 0.005%/timolol maleate 0.5% combination eye drops are now available in Japan. The aim of the present study was to investigate the prospective intraocular pressure (IOP) reduction effects and adherence with the combination eye drops in Japanese patients. METHODS The subjects were 162 patients (162 eyes) with glaucoma or ocular hypertension concomitantly using latanoprost 0.005% and timolol maleate 0.5% eye drops. Concomitant use of the 2 eye drops was stopped, and patients… CONTINUE READING

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