Brimonidine 0.2% w/v Bremodin Eye Drops

Trade Name: Brimodin

Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd

Presentation: Eye Drop

Strength: 0.2% w/v

What is the purpose of Brimonidine 0.2%?

Brimonidine 0.2% drug is used to treat open-angle glaucoma, which is characterized by high fluid pressure in the eye. The risk of vision loss, nerve damage, or blindness is reduced when the high fluid pressure in the eye is reduced.

Is brimonidine safe to use around the eyes?

A contaminated dropper can cause an infection in your eye, resulting in serious vision difficulties. Before applying any other eye drops that your doctor has prescribed, wait at least 5 minutes. If your symptoms do not improve after 3 days while using brimonidine ophthalmic to treat ocular redness or irritation, contact your doctor.

What are the Brimonidine 0.2%  side effects?

  • Advertisement
  • The vision is blurred or lost.
  • Eyes that are burning, dry, or itchy.
  • severe ripping or discharge
  • color perception issues
  • Lights have halo effects.
  • headache.
  • An itchy sensation in the eyes.
  • blindness at night. . For more details Click Here.

Is it true that brimonidine raises blood pressure?

Severe cardiovascular (heart) disease: Although Brimonidine 0.2% usually has little effect on blood pressure and heart rate (pulse), if you have severe heart disease, it may drop blood pressure and heart rate (pulse).

How long do you keep your eyelids closed after applying glaucoma drops?

To assist the drop to absorb properly, keep your eye closed for around thirty seconds after it has gone in. If you blink too quickly, the drop will not be absorbed. Run your index finger down the inner corner of your eye after putting the drops in to close the tear duct and keep the drop in your eye longer.

What is a healthy level of ocular pressure?

Ocular hypertension is a term used to describe when the pressure inside the eye, known as intraocular pressure, is higher than normal. The measurement of eye pressure is in millimeters of mercury (mm Hg). The normal range for ocular pressure is 10-21 mm Hg. Ocular hypertension is defined as a pressure in the eye that is greater than 21 mm Hg.

What is brimonidine and where does it come from?

Brimonidine eye drops are used to reduce pressure inside the eye caused by open-angle glaucoma or ocular (eye) hypertension. They can be used on their own or in conjunction with other drugs. This medication is an agonist of the alpha-adrenergic receptor. Brimonidine eye drops are also used to treat minor eye irritations that cause redness.

If you are looking for another product or brand click here.