How and Where to Buy Alphagan Online?
You can buy Alphagan and Alphagan P
online through our Canadian International Pharmacy at huge savings. We offer RX and OTC medications online with a valid prescription from your doctor. At Canadian Pharmacy World, your health is our priority. You can place the order online, by mail, by fax or toll-free over the telephone at 1866-485-7979.
Are There Alternative Names for the Brand and Generic Alphagan?
Alphagan is manufactured by Allergan and comes from Canada and India. The generic equivalent of Alphagan is Brimonidine and it is available from Canada by Sandoz and Apotex.
What Dosages and Forms is Alphagan available in?
Alphagan is available as ophthalmic solution, brimonidine tartrate 0.2%, w/v, (10 mL and 5 mL). The generic equivalent of Alphagan is also available in the same dosage form and quantity.
What is Alphagan used for?
Alphagan eye drops are used to reduce high pressure in the eye in patients with chronic open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Alphagan is a preserved eye drop solution that reduces the amount of fluid flowing into the eye and increases the amount of fluid flowing out of the eye. This reduces the pressure inside the eye. Always used Alphagan as prescribed by your doctor. The usual dose is one drop of Alphagan in each eye that needs treatment, twice every day, 12 hours apart. To help prevent infections, do not let the tip of the bottle touch your eye or anything else. Put the cap back on and close the bottle immediately after you have used it.
What Are The Possible Side Effects of Alphagan?
Some of the common side effects of Alphagan may include dry mouth, irritation of the eye, blurred vision, headache, tiredness, sleepiness, drowsiness, local irritation, sensitivity to light, eye dryness, dizziness, abnormal taste, weakness. Some of the serious side effects of this medication include decreased heart rate and decreased blood pressure. These are not all the possible side effects of Alphagan. In case of any unexpected effect, consult your healthcare professional immediately.
Are there any Precautions and Drug interactions for Alphagan?
Alphagan may cause drowsiness, fatigue, and blurred vision and affect your ability to drive and use machines. Use caution while driving or using machinery.
Alphagan contains a preservative called benzalkonium chloride which may discolour soft contact lenses. If you wear contact lenses, remove them before using Alphagan. Wait 15 minutes after using the drops before you put your lenses back in.
Do not take Alphagan if you:
• Are allergic to brimonidine tartrate or any other ingredients in the medication
• Are receiving monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAO)
Do not use in neonates and infants below 2 years of age.
Before taking Alphagan, inform your doctor if you:
• Are breastfeeding
• Are pregnant or planning to become pregnant
• Have any allergies
• Wear contact lenses
It is important to tell your healthcare professional about all other medicines that you have taken recently including any kind of supplements and non-prescription drugs.
Alphagan may interact with:
• Central nervous system depressants (alcohol, barbiturates, opiates, sedatives, or anesthetics),
• Heart and blood pressure medications such as alpha-agonists, medication such as betablockers (ophthalmic and/or systemic) anti-hypertensives, cardiac glycoside, tricyclic antidepressants and clonidine
Alphagan Storage and Safety Information
Store Alphagan in the original container at 15° C to 25°C. Discard unused solution at the end of treatment. Keep out of reach and sight of children.
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