Combigan

(Brimonidine/Timolol Eye Drops)
Manufactured by Allergan

Combigan (Brimonidine/Timolol Eye Drops)

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Strength Pack Size Price(USD) Quantity Subtotal
0.2/0.5%
6 x 5ml Eye Drops
$188.99
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0.2/0.5%
2 x 5ml Eye Drops
$76.74
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0.2/0.5%
3 x 5ml Eye Drops
$95.99
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Product Information

Combigan

 

Drug Overview

Combigan is a combination eye drop containing brimonidine tartrate and timolol; Brimonidine tartrate is an alpha-2 selective adrenergic agonist for ophthalmic use and Timolol maleate is a non-selective beta-adrenergic receptor blocking agent. Combigan belongs to the group of an Antiglaucoma agent, ophthalmic drug, commonly used for the treatment and relieves of the symptoms or certain disorders of the eye as glaucoma. Combigan works by reducing the amount of fluid in the eye.

Combigan is more useful medicine for the treatment and relief of those patients who suffered to the problems of open-angle glaucoma. Glaucoma is not one disorder but a range of conditions in which the pressure inside the eye becomes too high. This results in damage to the optic nerve at the back of the eye which can lead to loss of vision if left untreated. Glaucoma is one of the most common causes of blindness worldwide.

Combigan is more useful medicine for the treatment and relief of those patients who suffered to the problems of raised pressure within the eye (ocular hypertension).

Combigan always use under doctor's guidance. The recommended doses of Combigan will be different for different patients, according to the requirements of each patient; you continue to use it for as long as your doctor prescribes. If you can not tolerate the recommended dosage, your doctor can prescribe a dose that sufficient for you. Use Combigan exactly as directed. Do not use more or less of it often than prescribed by your doctor. Combigan is also known as Generic name Brimonidine/Timolol Eye Drops. Combigan is being manufactured by Allergan Pharmaceuticals and available in 5ml and 10ml Eye Drops. Combigan may also be used for relieves other conditions that determined by your doctor or consultant.

Effects - How it works in the body

Combigan belongs to the group of an Antiglaucoma agent, ophthalmic drug, commonly used for the treatment and relieves of the symptoms or certain disorders of the eye as glaucoma. Combigan works by reducing the amount of fluid in the eye. Combigan is made up of two active ingredients, Brimonidine tartrate and Timolol maleate. Brimonidine solution decreases intraocular pressure (IOP) in humans. Timolol maleate lowers pressure in the eye by reducing the production of fluid. Timolol maleate belongs to a family of medicines called beta-blockers. Combigan is used as an eye drop so that it may act directly where it is needed and decrease the incidence of side effects to the rest of the body.

Side effects

Possible side effects that occurs during the uses of Combigan:

  • Allergic reaction
  • Irritation in area of use
  • Alteration in taste
  • Burning sensation
  • Stinging on application
  • Eye stinging
  • Eye itching
  • Redness of Eye
  • Eye sensitivity to light
  • Headache
  • Unpleasant taste
  • Nasal congestion
  • Itching of eye
  • Redness of inner lining of eyelid
  • Swelling of eyelid
  • Tearing of eye
  • Ache or pain in eye
  • Bloody eye
  • Blurred vision
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Oozing in eye
  • Runny or stuffy nose
  • Sneezing
  • Swelling of eye

Interactions

Although certain medicines should not be used together at all, so its your responsibilities that tell your doctor or health care professional about all other medicines you are using, including non-prescription medicines, nutritional supplements, or herbal products. Also you tell your doctor or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks with caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or addicted to illegal drugs. These may affect the working mechanism of Combigan. In these cases, your doctor may change the dose or teach precautions may be necessary. Therefore when you are taking Combigan, it is most important that your doctor or health care professional know if you are using any other drugs.

Counterindications

You shouldn't use this medicine without consultation of doctor if you have an allergy to Combigan or any other ingredients of this medicine.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of asthma or lung disease.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of eye infection or damage.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of closed-angle glaucoma.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of heart disease.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of diabetes.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of myasthenia gravis.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to the problems of hyperthyroidism.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are using other eye medication.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are contact lens wearers.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are pregnant or plan to be pregnant.

You shouldn't use Combigan without consultation of doctor if you are suffering to breastfeeding.

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  • Ophtho-Bunolol (Canada)
  • Tim-AK (Canada)
  • Timoptic (Canada)
  • Timoptic-XE (Canada)
  • Levobunolol
  • Brinzolamide eye drops
  • Brimonidine ophthalmic
  • Alphagan
  • Alphagan P
  • Lumigan

Major drug Manufacturers

  • Allergan Pharmaceuticals
  • Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
  • Pharmacia Pharmaceuticals
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme Pharmaceuticals
  • Alcon Laboratories Inc.
  • Merck Frosst Canada & Co.

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