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11-06 Sympathomimetics

Brimonidine Tartrate Alphagan®
Formulary

Eye drops, brimonidine tartrate 0.2% (5mL)      

Notes:

  • Brimonidine is a selective alpha2-adrenoceptor stimulant, licensed for use in those patients who are unresponsive to beta-blockers or if beta-blockers are contra-indicated.
  • There is a high incidence of ocular reactions with long-term use of brimonidine, for example sore red eyes, usually of delayed onset (several months).

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Brimonidine Tartrate 0.2% with Timolol 0.5% Combigan®
Formulary

Eye drops, brimonidine tartrate 0.2%, timolol (as maleate) 0.5% 


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Dipivefrine Hydrochloride Propine®
Non Formulary

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