Bimat Eye Drop
Bimat Eye Drop is a prostaglandin analog that is used for the treatment of increased fluid pressure inside the eye (intraocular hypertension) and open-angle glaucoma, a progressive condition.
Bimat Eye Drop
Description Of Bimat Eye Drop
Bimat Eye Drop is a prostaglandin analog that is used for the treatment of increased fluid pressure inside the eye (intraocular hypertension) and open-angle glaucoma, a progressive condition that may eventually lead to vision loss. The topical ophthalmic form of this medicine is used for the treatment of inadequate amount of eyelashes (hypotrichosis); it increases their length, thickness, and darkness. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 16 years of age.
Bimat Eye Drop Chemical Name
Bimat Eye Drop Manufacturer
- Ajanta pharma Ltd
Uses of Bimat Eye Drop
Bimat Eye Drop is used in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.
What is Bimat Eye Drop?
Bimat Eye Drop is used for Glaucoma, Ocular hypertension, Lengthening eyelashes and other conditions. Bimat Eye Drop may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
How Bimat Eye Drop working?
Bimat Eye Drop is a prostaglandin analogue. It works by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.
How is Bimat Eye Drop used?
This medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.
Bimat Eye Drop Indications
Use this medicine exactly as prescribed. Do not administer in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Bimat Eye Drop Dosage
- Bimat LS Eye Drop
- Bimat Eye Drop
- Bimat T Eye Drop
- Bimat LS TM Eye Drop
Contraindication Of Bimat Eye Drop
Hypersensitivity to Bimat Eye Drop is a contraindication. In addition, Bimat Eye Drop should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Abnormal liver function tests
- Absent eye lens
- Inflammation of the iris
- Inflammation of the uvea of the eye
- Macular swelling and degeneration of the eye
Adverse effects Of Bimat Eye Drop
- Blurred vision
- Double vision
- Change in color vision
- Eye color changes
- Eye discharge
- Increase in hair growth
- Burning or itching of eyes
- Redness of the eye
- Eye swelling
- Eye pain
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Bimat Eye Drop
Bimat Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Bimat Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby. To reduce the amount of Bimat Eye Drop that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
Bimat Eye Drop helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduces the risk of vision loss.
Bimat Eye Drop may cause brown pigmentation of the iris which may be permanent.
Your eyelashes may become more dense and eyelid skin may darken. These changes should disappear after discontinuing Bimat Eye Drop.
Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute, immediately after instilling the drop.
Storage Conditions for Bimat Eye Drop
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.