Alphagan P Eyedrops
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Alphagan P Eyedrops Uses
This is a prescription medication used to treat open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. It’s a beta blocker that works by decreasing the amount of fluid in the eye.
This eyedrop comes in a 0.1% or 0.15% concentration and is typically administered once or twice daily. The eyedrops are placed in the affected eye(s) once a day, in the morning.
Alphagan P eyedrops generic name is Brimonidine Tartrate.
Alphagan P Eyedrops
Brimonidine, Brimonidine Tartrate
Alphagan-P Eyedrops, Alphagan Z Eyedrops, Brimosun-P
5mL, 10mL, 15mL
Eye Solution, Eyedrops
Warning & Dosage
How to use Alphagan P Eyedrops
If you are prescribed Alphagan P eyedrops, it is important to understand how to use them.
The dropper bottle usually has 1 or 2 milliliters of solution in it.
- The recommended dosage for glaucoma is one drop in the affected eye(s) once a day.
- For ocular hypertension, the recommended dosage is one drop in the affected eye(s) twice a day.
First, wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water to administer the drops.
Look straight above your head and tilt your head back to look upward.
Pull down on your lower eyelid with your other hand’s index finger and thumb to form a pocket.
Hold the dropper above the pocket and release one drop into the eye.
Do not blink or rub your eye.
Close your eyes for two minutes and allow the medication to be absorbed by the eye.
Cautions when using Alphagan P Eyedrops
If you are allergic to brimonidine tartrate, you should not use Alphagan P eyedrops.
Allergy to other ingredients in the eyedrops also requires caution.
Make sure your doctor knows if you have any other medical conditions before using Alphagan P eyedrops, as they might worsen with the medication.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before taking Alphagan P eyedrops, as the effects on a fetus or baby are unknown.
The medication can cause dizziness and fainting, so avoid driving or operating heavy machinery until you know how the drug affects you.
It can cause dry eyes, so make sure to use artificial tears and/or ointment regularly while using this medication.
Alphagan P Eyedrops Side Effects
Side effects of Alphagan P eyedrops can include dry eyes, eye irritation, blurred vision, and red eyes. If you experience any of these side effects, stop using the eyedrop and speak to your doctor.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do Alphagan P eyedrops need to be refrigerated?
Alphagan P is a prescription eye drop used to treat open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. It is a beta-blocker that works by decreasing the production of fluid within the eye. It comes in a preservative-free form and does not need to be refrigerated. The medicine should be kept out of the direct sun and stored at room temperature.
What is the best vitamin to take for glaucoma?
There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, as the best vitamin to take for glaucoma may vary depending on the individual’s specific situation and health condition. However, some vitamins and minerals that may be beneficial for people with glaucoma include vitamin A, vitamin C, and magnesium. These nutrients can help to protect the eyes from damage and support healthy vision.
What is Alphagan P eye drop used for?
Alpha-1 adrenergic receptor agonists, such as Alphagan P eye drops, treat open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. These drops decrease the production of aqueous humor in the eye, which causes a pressure increase in these conditions.
By reducing the production of aqueous humor, the pressure in the eye is lowered, which can help prevent or slow down further vision loss.
What is the difference between Alphagan and Alphagan P?
There’s a large difference between Alphagan and Alphagan P.
Both regular Alphagan and Alphagan P are prescription eyedrops used to treat open-angle glaucoma and hypertension. They are beta blocker that works by decreasing the production of fluid in the eye. Alphagan P also has another use. It can be used to reduce inflammation after eye surgery.
How long should I use Alphagan P eyedrops?
How long you should continue using this eyedrop may depend on your response to the medication. Some people notice a significant improvement in their symptoms within days of starting this medication. In contrast, others may require a few weeks of use before seeing results.
Generally, it would be best to continue using the medication until your ophthalmologist tells you to stop. Suppose you experience adverse side effects, such as increased eye pressure or vision problems. In that case, you should speak with your doctor immediately about whether or not you should continue using Alphagan P eyedrops.
How much does Alphagan P Eyedrops cost in Canada?
The price of Alphagan P eyedrops may vary depending on the strength of the medication. At our pharmacy, we offer a very competitive price on this eyedrop compared to other pharmacies.
Check our prices at the top of this page. If you have more questions, feel free to contact us.
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