Alphagan Z (Brimonidine Tartrate) is a prescription ophthalmic solution used for the treatment of Glaucoma. It helps to regulate eye pressure in individuals suffering from open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Brimonidine belongs to the family of medications known as alpha-2-adrenergic receptor agonists. This medication works by reducing the amount of fluid produced by the eye and by increasing the flow of fluid out of the eye. This medication starts to work within two hours after being instilled in the eye.
Canadian Pharmacy is currently offering the brand Alphagan Z from India manufactured by Allergan. There is no generic available for this medication at this time. Alphagan Z is available in the strength of 0.1 %/5 ml.
Alphagan Z Side Effects
The common side effects of Alphagan Z may include blurred vision, dizziness, eye discomfort, headache, nausea, redness of the eye or eyelid, sensitivity to light and swollen or puffy eye, and vision changes.
Inform your doctor right away if you have any of the serious side effects such as:
• Extreme sensitivity to light;
• Eye pain or swelling;
• Fast or pounding heartbeats;
• Persistent headache;
• Vision changes
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Please call your doctor if you have any further concerns or questions.
You should not use Alphagan Z if you are allergic to Brimonidine or if you have any other allergies or if you are using monoamine oxidase inhibitors. This medication should not be given to children less than 2 years of age. People who wear contact lenses should remove the lenses before using the eye drops and wait at least 15 minutes before reinserting them. This medication may cause temporary fatigue and drowsiness. You should not drive, use machinery or do anything that requires you to be alert. Alphagan Z should not be used during pregnancy unless the benefits outweigh the risks. It is unknown if Brimonidine passes into breast milk. There may be an interaction between Brimonidine and other medications such as alcohol, lamotrigine, mirtazapine, aripiprazole, azelastine, gabapentin, pramipexole, ropirinirole, topiramate, etc.
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