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Latisse Drug Interactions

Certain products can cause negative drug interactions with Latisse, including bimatoprost eye drops and latanoprost. Combining these medications with Latisse can decrease the effectiveness of these products, potentially increasing pressure in the eye. To ensure a safe treatment process, tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including nonprescription medicines.

An Overview of Interactions With Latisse

Latisse® (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) can potentially interact with a few other medications. Some of the products that may lead to Latisse drug interactions include:

Latisse Drug Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when Latisse is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
Bimatoprost Eye Drops
Latisse and Lumigan contain the same active ingredient. Interestingly (and contrary to what you might think), Latisse can actually make Lumigan less effective at lowering eye pressure. It is not recommended to use these medications together.
Latanoprost (Xalatan)
Latanoprost and Latisse are similar medications -- both are used to treat high eye pressure and glaucoma. Interestingly, using them together can make them less effective and may actually increase eye pressure. These medications should not be used together.
Tafluprost
Tafluprost and Latisse are very similar medications. Interestingly, using them together can make them less effective for lowering eye pressure and may actually increase eye pressure. These medications should not be used together.

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Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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