bimatoprost ophthalmic (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Lumigan)?
Use the medication as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and use the medicine at the next regularly scheduled time. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Lumigan)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
An overdose of bimatoprost ophthalmic used in the eyes is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms.
What should I avoid while using bimatoprost ophthalmic (Lumigan)?
Avoid using too much of this medication, which can actually make it less effective in lowering the pressure inside the eye.
Avoid using any eyedrop medicine that has not been prescribed by your doctor.
What other drugs will affect bimatoprost ophthalmic (Lumigan)?
There may be other drugs that can affect bimatoprost ophthalmic. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about bimatoprost ophthalmic.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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