What is Bimatoprost?
Bimatoprost Eye Drops is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Glaucoma, Ocular Hypertension and other conditions.
Bimatoprost Eye Drops contains Bimatoprost as an active ingredient.
Bimatoprost Eye Drops works by lowering the eye pressure thus increasing the flow of fluids out of the eye.
Detailed information related to Bimatoprost Eye Drops’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Bimatoprost Eye Drops Uses
Bimatoprost Eye Drops is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Ocular Hypertension
Bimatoprost Eye Drops Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Bimatoprost Eye Drops improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Lowering the eye pressure thus increasing the flow of fluids out of the eye.
Bimatoprost Eye Drops – Composition and Active Ingredients
Bimatoprost Eye Drops is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Bimatoprost Eye Drops – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Bimatoprost Eye Drops. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Upper Abdominal Pain
· Dry Mouth
Bimatoprost Eye Drops – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
· Do not use for more than once a day
· Do not use the drops when you are wearing contact lenses
· Using another topical eye medication