Medicine Overview of Brinzox Eye Drop
Uses of Brinzox Eye Drop
Brinzox 1% Eye Drop is used in the treatment of glaucoma.
Side effects of Brinzox Eye Drop
Blurred vision, Altered taste, Foreign body sensation in eyes, Eye pain, Eye irritation, Ocular hyperemia.
How to use Brinzox Eye Drop
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/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.
How Brinzox Eye Drop works
Brinzox 1% eye drop reduces the formation of aqueous humor (fluid in the eye), which in turn lowers high pressure in the eye.
In Depth Information on Brinzox Eye Drop
Expert advice for Brinzox Eye Drop
- Inform your doctor if you have kidney or liver problems, dry eyes or cornea problems, are taking other sulphonamide medicines.
- Brinzolamide causes blurring of vision and therefore, may impair the ability to drive or use machines. You must wait until the vision clears before driving or using machines.
- Remove contact lenses prior to the application of brinzolamide and wait at least 15 minutes after instillation of the dose before putting lenses back in.
- If you are using another topical eye medication, instill it 10 minutes before or 10 minutes after you instill brinzolamide eye drops.
- Women receiving brinzolamide treatment should use effective contraception to avoid pregnancy.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Brinzolamide is not recommended for use in infants, children and adolescents below 18 years of age.
Special precautions for Brinzox 1% Eye Drop
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Brinzox 1% Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Brinzox 1% Eye Drop should be used with caution during lacta+more
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Brinzox 1% Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.+more
Patient should wait until the vision clears before driving or using machines....
Patient should wait until the vision clears before driving or using machines.
There is limited information available on the use of Brinzox+more
1% Eye Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
If you miss a dose of Brinzolamide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Brinzox 1% w/v Eye Drop
Frequently asked questions for Brinzolamide
Brinzox is used to treat increased pressure in the eye with or without visual problems (glaucoma or intraocular hypertension)
It prevents the build-up of excess fluid in eyeball by slowing the formation of fluid (aqueous humor) within the eye, thereby decreasing eyeball pressure.
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