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Alphagan Eye Drop (Brimonidine)

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Buy Alphagan Eye Drop 0.2% - 5ml (Brimonidine), Brimonidine is used for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension (increased pressure inside the eye). Brimonidine belongs to the group of medicines called sympathomimetics. It reduces the amount of fluid in the eye and thus reduces eye pressure.

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Alphagan 5ml Eye Drop (Brimonidine)

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1 Eye Drop/s $8.00
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6 Eye Drop/s $40.00

What is Alphagan Eye Drop 0.2% - 5ml (Brimonidine)?

Alphagan Eye Drops, also known as Brimonidine Eye Drops, is a medication used to treat open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension (high pressure inside the eye). It works by decreasing the amount of fluid produced in the eye and increasing the drainage of fluid out of the eye, which helps to lower the pressure inside the eye. It is also sold under the brand name Alphagan- P.

Alphagan Eye Drops come in a solution form and are applied directly into the affected eye(s) as directed by your doctor. The typical dosage is one drop in the affected eye(s) two or three times a day, but this may vary based on individual factors. It's important to inform your doctor about any pre-existing medical conditions or allergies you may have before using Alphagan Eye Drops. 

Uses of Alphagan Eye Drop (Brimonidine)

Brimonidine is used for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension (increased pressure inside the eye).

How does it work?

Brimonidine belongs to the group of medicines called sympathomimetics. It reduces the amount of fluid in the eye and thus reduces eye pressure.

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Common side effects of Brimonidine Eye Drop

Common:  Dizziness, fatigue, blurred vision, depression., inflammation and swelling of the eyelid, whitening of the see-through layer which covers the surface of the eye, abnormal taste, erosion on the surface of the eye and staining, allergic reaction in the eye, inflammation of the see-through layer which covers the surface of the eye, eye dryness, drowsiness, sensitivity, burning and stinging, conjunctivitis, pounding or fluttering sensation in chest; irregular heartbeats that one can feel /change from normal heartbeat, local irritation in the eye.

Very Common:  Irritation of the eye, abnormal vision, gastrointestinal symptoms, dry mouth, foreign body sensation, headache, weakness.

Uncommon:  Thumping, upper respiratory symptoms. 

If you faced any of these side effects consult your doctor.

Expert advice regarding Alphagan- P Eye Drop

  • • Do not start or continue the brimonidine solution If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to brimonidine or any of the other ingredients of the brimonidine solution.

  • • Close your eyes for 2 or 3 minutes with your head tipped down, without blinking or squinting. Gently press your finger to the inside corner of the eye for about 1 minute, to keep the liquid from draining into your tear duct.

  • • Do not touch the tip of the eye dropper or place it directly on your eye. A contaminated dropper can infect your eye, which could lead to serious vision problems.

  • • Remove contact lenses prior to application and wait at least 15 minutes before reinsertion.

  • • Wait at least 5 minutes before using any other eye drops your doctor has prescribed.

  • • Do not use the eye drops if the liquid has changed colors or has particles in it. Call your pharmacist for new medicine.

Frequently asked questions

Brimonidine

Q. Is brimonidine the same as Alphagan?

Yes, Alphagan is a trading name of the drug brimonidine.

Q. Is brimonidine or brimonidine tartrate a beta blocker/steroid?

Brimonidine or brimonidine tartrate is a sympathomimetic drug and not a beta blocker/steroid.

Q. Does brimonidine cause fatigue?

Yes, feeling fatigued is a very common side effect of brimonidine. Always consult your doctor if you experience such a type of side effect.

Q. Why does brimonidine cause miosis?

Brimonidine causing this side effect is very rare. It may be because of an overdose of other alpha2-agonists. Always consult your doctor if you experience such type of side effects.

Q. How does brimonidine lower intraocular pressure (IOP)?

It reduces intraocular pressure by reducing the amount of fluid in the eye.

Interactions with Alphagan Eye Drop (Brimonidine)

There are several interactions with Alphagan eye drops, you should inform your doctor or should take precautions if you are using any other herbal supplement or medicine.

Other eye drops: If you are using other eye drops at the same time as Alphagan Eye Drops, you should wait at least 5 minutes between applying each medication.

Blood pressure medications: Alphagan Eye Drops can lower blood pressure, so if you are taking other medications for high blood pressure, such as beta-blockers or calcium channel blockers, your blood pressure may become too low.

CNS depressants: Alphagan Eye Drops may interact with other drugs that have a sedative effect, such as alcohol, benzodiazepines, or opioids, which may increase the sedative effect.

MAO inhibitors: If you are taking monoamine oxidase (MAO) inhibitors for depression or Parkinson's disease, you should not use Alphagan Eye Drops.

Tricyclic antidepressants: If you are taking tricyclic antidepressants, such as amitriptyline or nortriptyline, you should use Alphagan Eye Drops with caution, as they may increase the side effects of Alphagan.

Herbal supplements: Certain herbal supplements, such as St. John's Wort or ginseng, may interact with Alphagan Eye Drops and increase the risk of side effects.

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Manufacturer : A. Menarini India Pvt Ltdine HCL)
Equivalent Brand : Alphagan P
Generic Search : Brimonidine
Strength : 0.2% (5ml)