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What should I know about Lumigan

Bimatoprost marketed under the brand name Lumigan is a prostaglandin replacement utilized topially (as eye drops) to manage the development of glaucoma and also in the management of ocular high blood pressure. Lowering high pressure inside the eye can assist stop loss of sight. This medicine acts by controling the flow of fluid within the eye to preserve a regular pressure. The common dose of Bimatoprost (Lumigan) is 1 drop into the influenced eye every night. Follow your doctor's dosing directions extremely meticulously. To apply the eye drops: Turn your head back a little as well as draw down your lower eyelid to develop a small pocket. Hold the dropper above the eye with the tip down. Search for and away from the dropper and press out a drop. Shut your eyes for 2 or 3 mins with your head tipped down, without blinking or scrunching up your eyes. Gently push your finger to the within edge of the eye for about 1 min, to keep the liquid from draining into your tear canal. Do not continue taking Lumigan ophthalmic and inform your physician at once if you experience a serious adverse effects including: soreness, tumefaction, itching, or pain in or around your eye; oozing or discharge from your eye; increased sensitivity to light; vision changes. Less significant negative effects might include: moderate eye discomfort; dizziness.

How to order Bimatoprost

Everybody may quickly buy Bimatoprost on the internet using our site. However you need to take your health very seriously. Order Bimatoprost (Lumigan) only after you sought advice from a physician. You shouldn't perform self-medication. The overdose can cause the immediate death.

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Uses

Bimatoprost works to replenish the amount of liquid which drains from the eye to reduce the inside pressure. It is most frequently prescribed to treat glaucoma and other conditions that lead to increased pressure inside the eye.

How to take

Bimatoprost should be taken in strict compliance with your doctor’s instructions and directions on the prescription label. Do not change dosage or the prescribed period of use without prior medical consult.

Wash your hands before using the medication and check whether the liquid has not changed its color or revealed any other signs of deterioration.

To use Bimatoprost:

Tilt your head back and pull your lower eyelid to create a pocket.

Tip the dropper down, look up and away from its tip.

Use the prescribed number of drops then close your eye.

Press your finger to the inside corner of your eye to prevent the liquid from draining.

Wait for at least five minutes before using any other eye medication.

Avoid using Bimatoprost while wearing contact lenses, as it may lead to their discoloration. Remove the lenses before using the medication and do not put them back for 15 minutes after using.

Do not let the tip of the dropper touch any surfaces, including your eye, as it might cause infection.

Notify your medical specialist immediately if you have been infected, as well as if you have an eye injury or are planning to have an eye surgery.

Side effects

If you experience any symptoms associated with allergies such as difficulty breathing, hives, swollen tongue etc., stop using the medication and seek urgent medical help.

Contact your medical specialist immediately if you experience any of the following: vision changes; higher sensitivity to light; eye discharge, oozing; red and swollen eyes; itching sensation or pain in the eye area.

Common side effects of Bimatoprost include: dizziness; slight eye discomfort; dry eyes; watery eyes; burning or stinging sensation in the eyes; feeling as if some particles got into your eye.

Note that this list does not include all possible side effects. Other side effects might occur depending on individual health conditions.

Precautions

DO not use the medication if you are allergic to it.

Notify your doctor if you have any drug allergies or if your eyes are swollen or infected.

Using Bimatoprost ophthalmic may lead the changes in the appearance of eyelashes (longer, thicker) and the color of your eyes (increased amount of the brown pigment). The changes occur gradually and may be unnoticeable for years. If you are using the medication only for one eye, it may lead to eventual difference between the colors of your eyes.

It hasn’t been identified whether Bimatoprost affects the health of an unborn baby. Pregnant and breast-feeding women (or those planning to) are advised to notify their medical specialist prior to taking the medication.

Drug interactions

Bimatoprost is unlikely to interact with any other medications. However, patients are recommended to notify their medical specialists prior to using Bimatoprost of any prescription and over-the-counter medications, as well as vitamins and herbal products they are taking.

Missed dose

If you have missed your dose of Atomoxetine, make sure to take it as soon as possible. However, two doses should never be taken at the same time, so if the time for the next dose has almost come, DO NOT take the dose you have missed.

Storage

Bimatoprost should be stored in a tightly closed bottle in a refrigerator, away from heat and moisture.