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Dosing Information for Tafluprost

There is only one standard recommended dose of tafluprost, regardless of your age or weight. As is always the case, do not adjust your dosage unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Tafluprost Dosage for more information.)
 

Drug Interactions

Tafluprost may react with a few other medications (see Drug Interactions With Tafluprost).
 

What If I Overdose on This Medicine?

It is not known what to expect from an overdose of tafluprost. If you happen to use too much, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Zioptan Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Information

Tafluprost comes in pouches with 10 single-dose containers per pouch. Store the unopened pouches in the refrigerator. Once you open a pouch, you may keep it at room temperature for up to 28 days, after which it must be discarded.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Tafluprost?

There is no standard guidance for what to do about a missed dosage of this medication. Oddly enough, it is known that using it more frequently than once a day actually makes the drug less effective. Therefore, it might be best to skip a missed dosage (without trying to "make it up") and continue with your regular schedule.
 

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Zioptan).
 
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