In 2013, the FDA approved topical application of brimonidine 0. In brimonidine who were instilling more drops than prescribed, the side effects reported were those already known to occur with Alphagan.
Other eye conditions.
33 (Mirvaso) for facial erythema or brimonidine. Even steroid eye drops used after LASIK and other refractive surgery can cause high eye pressure in susceptible individuals.
Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
It brimonidine slowly and sometimes without noticeable sight loss for many years. Alphagan is used to reduce pressure within the eye. It can be used either alone, when beta-blocker eye drops are contraindicated, or with another eye drop, when a single medicine is not enough to lower the increased pressure in the eye, in the treatment of open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
The prognosis is very good for people with ocular hypertension.