What is Bimat Eye Drops?
Bimat Eye Drops (Bimatoprost) are used to treat treat hypotrichosis (short eylashes). It increases the length, thickness and color of eyelashes. These eye drops are also used to reduce intraocular pressure in patients diagnosed with glaucoma. By alleviating the pressure the risks of blindness associated with this condition are significantly reduced.
What is the appropriate dosage of Bimat Eye Drops?
If you wear contact lenses always remove them before applying Bimat Eye Drops (Bimatoprost). To apply, hold your eye open and carefully squeeze a few drops into your eye. As soon as you have done this slowly close and reopen you eyes to help spread the liquid over the eye. In order to apply the drops to your eye lashes you will need to purchase additional applicators from a pharmacy. To apply, squeeze a one drop of the solution onto the applicator`s tip, then run the applicator along your eyelash. Each applicator should be used for one eyelash only and immediately thrown away after use to avoid contamination.
What are the Warning & Precautions before taking Bimat Eye Drops?
To prevent contamination, do not touch the eye dropper or allow it to touch any other objects.
Do not drive or use heavy machinery until you are fully aware of how Bimat Eye Drops (Bimatoprost) affects your eyesight after use. This drug may cause temporarily impaired vision.
What are the side effects of Bimat Eye Drops?
Possible side effects of Bimat Eye Drops (Bimatoprost) which are normally mild and relatively safe include eye irritation, burning, stinging, redness, dryness, and watering, as well as increased light sensitivity and discolouration of the iris. If any of these side effects persist, worsen, become bothersome, or become worrying, inform your physician promptly.
If you suffer any of the following, inform your physician immediately.
Changes to your vision