FAQs ABOUT ALBRIM LS
Are there any specific instructions I need to follow while using ALBRIM LS?
ALBRIM LS is only meant for ophthalmic use only. Do not touch the tip of the dropper with your eye or other body surface to avoid contamination. Apply applying ALBRIM LS, leave a time gap of at least 5 minutes before applying other eye drops or ointment. If you wear soft contact lenses, remove the lens before applying ALBRIM LS and wait for at least 15 minutes before reinsertion.
What if I miss a dose of ALBRIM LS?
If you missed a dose of ALBRIM LS, apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for next dose, skip the missed dose and use the regular dose. Do not use a double dose of ALBRIM LS to compensate the missed dose.
Can ALBRIM LS cause blurred vision?
Yes. ALBRIM LS may cause blurred vision after application. If you experience blurred vision, close your eyes and relax. Do not strain your eyes by looking at mobile phones, laptops, or television. Avoid driving or operating any heavy tools or machines while your vision is blur. Consult your doctor if your condition did not improve.
What is the use of ALBRIM LS?
ALBRIM LS is used to treat ocular hypertension and glaucoma. It decreases the elevated pressure within the eye and reduces the risk of optic nerve damage and subsequent vision loss.
What type of drug is [GBNKEYWORD]?
ALBRIM LS contains Brimonidine which is an alpha-adrenergic receptor agonist. treat ocular hypertension and glaucoma. It decreases the elevated pressure within the eye and reduces the risk of optic nerve damage and subsequent vision loss.
Who should not take [GBNKEYWORD]?
Do not take ALBRIM LS if you are allergic to brimonidine. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before using ALBRIM LS. It is not suitable for use in children aged below 12 years. Patients taking antidepressants must consult their doctor before taking ALBRIM LS.
How long do you take ALBRIM LS?
Take ALBRIM LS as advised by your doctor. ALBRIM LS is usually taken as long-term therapy along with other medicines to treat glaucoma. Therefore, take it as long as prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking ALBRIM LS without consulting your doctor.
Can I stop using ALBRIM LS without consulting my doctor?
Do not stop using ALBRIM LS without consulting your doctor. If you think that you are feeling better or if you wish to stop using ALBRIM LS, contact your doctor for advice. Your doctor will check your condition and gradually withdraw the use of ALBRIM LS.
Can I use other eye medicines while using ALBRIM LS?
Yes. You can use other eye medicines while undergoing therapy with ALBRIM LS. But make sure to leave a time gap of at least 5 minutes before applying other eye drops or ointment.
Can I use ALBRIM LS while wearing contact lenses?
If you wear soft contact lenses, remove the lens before applying ALBRIM LS and wait for at least 15 minutes before reinsertion.
Is [GBNKEYWORD] a beta blocker?
No. ALBRIM LS is not a beta blocker. ALBRIM LS contains Brimonidine which belongs to the group of medicines called Alpha adrenergic receptor agonists. It is used to treat ocular hypertension and glaucoma.
Can we drink alcohol while using [GBNKEYWORD]?
No, you should not drink alcohol while using ALBRIM LS as it may increase the risk of side effects.