Is Latisse a Prescription?

Is Latisse only availed through prescription? I was wondering so I can talk to my doctor about it.

Doctor Answers 4

Latisse is only available through prescription

Yes, you will have to see a licensed doctor to obtain a prescription for Latisse, first undergoing an examination and review of your medical history to make sure the product is safe for you.

Toronto Plastic Surgeon
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Is Latisse a Prescription

Yes. There are two ways to get Latisse depending on where you live. It can either be dispensed from your doctors office as we do in Maryland, or your doctor can write a prescription for it, which you would get at the pharmacy.

Anthony J. Kameen, MD
Baltimore Ophthalmologist
5.0 out of 5 stars 1 review

Latisse is a prescription eye drop

Yes Latisse is a prescription.  In some states the prescribing doctor can sell it to you in the office.  In other states it has to be a prescription filled by the pharmacy.  It will not be covered by insurance plans since it is considered cosmetic.

Janet M. Neigel, MD
Florham Park Oculoplastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 21 reviews

Yes, Latisse requires a prescription

Latisse is available by prescription only. It's important for the prescriber to discuss the possible side effects, need for continuous treatment and what to expect in terms of results. After the initial evaluation, it's a good idea to followup periodically to monitor your progress and check for complications.

Jeffrey Horowitz, MD
Bel Air Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 24 reviews

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