Combigan Eye Drop
Combigan Eye Drop is a beta-blocker. It treats ocular hypertension and open-angle glaucoma. It functions by controlling fluid over-production and pressure inside the.
Combigan Eye Drop
Description Of Combigan Eye Drop
Combigan Eye Drop is a beta-blocker. It treats ocular hypertension and open-angle glaucoma. It functions by controlling fluid over-production and pressure inside the eye thus preventing the chances of blindness. This medication can be taken both orally or as an eye-drop.
Combigan Eye Drop Chemical Name
Combigan Eye Drop Manufacturer
- Allergan India Pvt Ltd.
Uses of Combigan Eye Drop
Combigan Eye Drop is used in the treatment of ocular hypertension and glaucoma.
What is Combigan Eye Drop?
Combigan Eye Drop is used for Ocular hypertension, Increased pressure within the eyeball, Open angle glaucoma, High blood pressure, Irregular heartbeats, Chest pain, Post heart attack, Headache and other conditions.
How Combigan Eye Drop working?
Combigan Eye Drop is a combination of two medicines: Timolol and Brimonidine. Timolol is a beta blocker while Brimonidine is a sympathomimetic. They work by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.
How is Combigan 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.
Combigan Eye Drop Indications
Strictly follow the instructions on the label and take Combigan Eye Drop only as directed. Drink plenty of water to avoid kidney damage. Do not take more than what is prescribed or share this medication with other people. It is advised that you inform the doctor about all the medicines or herbal products that you are using and about all your medical conditions before taking this medicine.
Combigan Eye Drop Dosage
- Combigan Eye Drop
Contraindication Of Combigan Eye Drop
Hypersensitivity to Combigan Eye Drop is a contraindication. In addition, Combigan Eye Drop should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- 2nd and 3rd degree heart block
- Bronchial asthma
- Cardiogenic shock
- Children under the age of 2
- Liver or kidney dysfunction
Adverse effects Of Combigan Eye Drop
- Foreign body sensation in eyes
- Blurred vision
- Dry mouth
- Burning sensation in eye
- Conjunctival hyperemia
- Stinging in the eyes
- Eye itching
- Allergic reaction in eye
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Combigan Eye Drop
Combigan 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.
Combigan 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 Combigan 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.
Do not drive or operate heavy machinery.
Eye infections. There have been reports of bacterial eye infections associated with the use of eye drop products. Combigan Eye Drop containers can become inadvertently contaminated by patients who not use eye drops properly or do not store them in a clean area.
Low blood pressure during surgery. Your physician may recommend that you stop taking Combigan Eye Drop before a major surgery.
Storage Conditions for Combigan Eye Drop
Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children.