Simbrinza Opthalmic Suspension is a prescription medicine having a combination of medicines that is used to treat glaucoma. It works by decreasing the pressure of fluid in the eye (aqueous humor), which helps in lowering the increased eye pressure.
Never use Simbrinza Opthalmic Suspension if the seal is broken before you use it for the first time. Wash your hands before using it and shake the bottle well before each use. Make sure you remove contact lenses if you wear them and wait for at least 15 minutes before putting them back. Don’t stop using this medicine without asking your doctor. Otherwise the pressure in your eye will not be controlled and this could damage your sight.
The most common side effects of Simbrinza Opthalmic Suspension are blurred vision and bitter taste in your mouth. Sometimes people experience more general effects such as shortness of breath, dizziness, tiredness or heart palpitations. If your vision is blurred or you have other changes in sight for a time, don’t drive until your vision is clear.
Don’t use this medicine if you have severe kidney problems or are allergic to medicines called sulphonamides. Talk to your doctor before taking it if you have liver problems, dry eyes or cornea problems.Simbrinza Opthalmic Suspension is not recommended for people under 18 years old or for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Don’t use other eye medications unless your doctor tells you to.
Brinzolamide (1% w/v) + Brimonidine (0.2% w/v)
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Simbrinza
Erythema (skin redness)
Foreign body sensation in eyes
Dryness in mouth
Burning sensation in eye
Stinging in the eyes
Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk)
Allergic reaction in eye
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Pack of 5 ML