Lumigan 0.01% Ophthalmic Solution is a medicine used to reduce pressure in the eyes in adults with glaucoma and high pressure in the eye.
If the pressure in your eye is too high it can damage your sight, potentially leading to blindness.
It works by helping fluid flow from inside the eye into the blood.
Lumigan 0.01% Ophthalmic Solution is a prostaglandin analogue.
It works by increasing the outflow of aqueous humor, thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.
HOW TO USE
This medicine is for external use only.
Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Check the label for directions before use.
Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it.
Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid.
Wipe off extra liquid.
The most common side effects of this medicine include conjunctival hyperemia and eye itching.
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor.
They may be able to tell you ways of reducing or preventing some side effects or suggest another treatment.
If your vision is blurred or you have other changes in sight for a time, do not drive until your vision is clear.
This is usually a short term side effect.