Simbrinza

Active Ingredient(s): Brinzolamide + Brimonidine Tartrate
FDA Approved: * April 19, 2013
Pharm Company: * ALCON RES LTD
Category: Vision / Eye Health

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Simbrinza Overview

Brinzolamide (trade names Azopt, Alcon Laboratories, Befardin,[1] Fardi Medicals,[2] ) is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor used to lower intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Contents 1 Chemistry 2 Indications 3 Pharmacodynamics 4 Pharmacokinetics 4.1 Absorption 4.2 Distribution 4.3 Metabolism 4.4 Excretion 5 Cautions 5.1 Side effects 5.2 Precautions 6 Combination with timolol 7 References Chemistry Brinz...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brinzolamide

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Side effects from Simbrinza.

Does anyone using these eyedrops feel like a zombie? I am lethargic, lightheaded, and so tired. Has anyone experienced these symptoms? Thanks. ## My consultant for ease of use moved me from Brinzolomide and Brinmodine (same as Simbrinza only in separate bottles) in October 2015, in January 2016 I noticed a stinging sensation in the corner of bottom eyelid. The severity increased for 3 months and caused severe scabbing along lower eyelid along with stinging and redness to skin around the eye, it is now July 2016 this has now spread to the other eye. Although the pressurers have decreased considerably, the stinging/redness is now becoming an issue of importance, so I may have to consider another eye drop. ## Hello, Ann! How are you? Those can be side effects of this medication, as reporte...

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I have been using Simbrinza and Latanoprost for the past year. The pressure has been good but for the past month my eyes have become red and irritated and they seem to be getting worse no matter what I do. I think it might be one of the drops. ## Hi Connie, Sorry to hear about your situation. From what I could gather, both medications list "redness of the eyes & irritation" as either rare side effects or allergic reactions to Simbrinza and Latanoprost. So I'm not sure how you would go about determining which one of those medications could be at fault. My first suggestion would be to contact your doctor about this as soon as possible in order to decide whether it's safe for you to continue using or if your doctor has any other recommendations moving forward. It's ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Brinzolamide + Brimonidine Tartrate
  • Suspension: 1% + 0.2%
  • Suspension/drops: 0.2% + 1%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Simbrinza: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0065-4147 Simbrinza Ophthalmic Suspension/ Drops by Alcon Laboratories, Inc.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (6 results)

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