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Lertus Brand names, Lertus Analogs

Lertus Brand Names Mixture

  • Anivy (Benzocaine + Chlorphenesin + Titanium Dioxide + Zinc Oxide)

Lertus Chemical_Formula


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Lertus fda sheet

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Lertus msds (material safety sheet)

Lertus MSDS

Lertus Synthesis Reference

No information avaliable

Lertus Molecular Weight

432.593 g/mol

Lertus Melting Point

No information avaliable

Lertus H2O Solubility

8 mg/mL

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Lertus Indication

For the reduction of elevated intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.

Lertus Pharmacology

Latanoprost is an isopropyl ester prodrug which is inactive but which becomes active after hydrolysis to the acid from. Latanoprost opthalmic solution is a topical medication used for controlling the progression of glaucoma or ocular hypertension, by reducing intraocular pressure. It is a prostaglandin analogue that works by increasing the outflow of aqueous fluid from the eyes.

Lertus Absorption

Latanoprost is well absorbed through the cornea where the isopropyl ester prodrug is hydrolyzed to the acid form. Peak concentration is reached 2 hrs after topical administration.

Lertus side effects and Toxicity

Symptoms of overdose include bloodshot eyes and eye irritation.

Lertus Patient Information


Lertus Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals