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brimonidine ophthalmic

Side Effects

List brimonidine ophthalmic side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with brimonidine ophthalmic:

Common side effects of brimonidine ophthalmic:

  • Eye ItchingSevere
  • Follicular ConjunctivitisSevere
  • Head PainSevere
  • Increased Amount of Blood in the Lining of the EyeSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Red EyesSevere
  • Allergic ConjunctivitisLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Excessive Watery EyesLess Severe
  • Eye IrritationLess Severe
  • Low EnergyLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of brimonidine ophthalmic:

  • Accumulation of Fluid in the Tissues of the EyelidSevere
  • Blurred VisionSevere
  • DepressionSevere
  • DizzySevere
  • Erosion of the Cornea of the EyeSevere
  • Eye DiscomfortSevere
  • Feel Like Throwing UpSevere
  • Feeling FaintSevere
  • Fluid Accumulation in Lining of Eye with SwellingSevere
  • Hemorrhage from the Conjunctiva of the EyeSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • Inflammation of the EyelidSevere
  • Inflammation of the NoseSevere
  • Irritation of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Muscle PainSevere
  • Pain in the EyeSevere
  • Pink Eye with Pus FormationSevere
  • Problems with EyesightSevere
  • SneezingSevere
  • Stuffy NoseSevere
  • Throwing UpSevere
  • AnxiousLess Severe
  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • Crusting of the EyelidLess Severe
  • Dry EyeLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
  • Sensitive to LightLess Severe
  • Staining of the Cornea of the EyeLess Severe
  • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
  • Whiteness of the Lining of the EyeLess Severe

Rare side effects of brimonidine ophthalmic:

  • Slow HeartbeatSevere
  • Inflammation of the Iris - the Colored Part of the EyeballLess Severe

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