70359-46-5 Brimonidine Tartrate Active Pharmaceutical Intermediates
for Treating Glaucoma
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Usage It is an a 2 receptor agonist. It is a drug used to treat
glaucoma. It acts via decreasing aqueous humor synthesis
Usage It is an α2 receptor agonist. It is a drug used to treat glaucoma.
Usage Used to treat open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
Product Categories: Antiglaucoma;API;Intermediates & Fine
TARTRATE;BRIMONIDINE D-TARTRATE;BRIMONIDINE TARTATE;UK 14,304
COMMON BRAND NAME(S): Alphagan P
GENERIC NAME(S): BRIMONIDINE TARTRATE
This medication is used to treat open-angle glaucoma or high fluid
pressure in the eye. Lowering high fluid pressure in the eye
reduces the risk of vision loss, nerve damage, or blindness. This
medication lowers pressure by allowing better fluid drainage from
within the eye and also by reducing the amount of fluid formed in
the eye. It is known as an alpha agonist.
This drug is not recommended for use in children less than 2 years
of age due to an increased risk of serious side effects such as
very slowed breathing. Ask the doctor or pharmacist for details.
How to use brimonidine ophthalmic
To apply eye drops, wash your hands first. To avoid contamination,
do not touch the dropper tip or let it touch your eye or any other
If you are wearing contact lenses, remove them before using this
medication. After applying this medication, wait at least 15
minutes before putting in your contact lens.
Tilt your head back, look upward and pull down the lower eyelid to
make a pouch. Hold the dropper directly over your eye and insert
one drop, usually three times daily, or as directed by your doctor.
Look downward and gently close your eyes for 1 to 2 minutes. Place
one finger at the corner of your eye (near the nose) and apply
gentle pressure. Try not to blink and do not rub your eye. This
will prevent the medication from draining out. Repeat these steps
for your other eye if so directed by your doctor.
Do not rinse the dropper. Replace the dropper cap after each use.
If you are using another kind of eye medication (e.g., drops or
ointments), wait at least 5 minutes before applying the other
medications. Use eye drops before eye ointments to allow the eye
drops to enter the eye.
It is important to continue this medication even if you do not have
any symptoms. Use this medication regularly in order to get the
most benefit from it. Remember to use it at the same times each
day. Do not stop using this medication without consulting your