Bimatoprost Drops Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • An Increased Amount Of Blood In The Lining Of The Eye
  • An Increased Number Of Eyelashes
  • Darkening Of Eyelids
  • Dry Eye
  • Eye Irritation
  • Eye Itching
  • Hirsutism, A Condition Of Hair Growth On Parts Of The Body Normally Without Hair

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Change In Vision
  • An Infection
  • Clouding Of The Lens Of The Eye Called Cataracts
  • Eye Pain
  • Inflammation Of The Eyelid
  • Raised Spots On The Cornea Of The Eye
  • Redness Of The Eyelid

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • A Feeling That Something Is In The Eye
  • Blurred Vision
  • Head Pain

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • A Swelling Of The White Portion Of The Eye
  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • An Allergic Reaction To A Drug
  • Excessive Coloration Of The Iris Of The Eye
  • Eye Inflammation
  • Generalized Weakness
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Inflammation Of The Cornea Of The Eye Due To Bacteria
  • Inflammation Of The Iris - The Colored Part Of The Eyeball
  • Macular Swelling And Degeneration Of The Eye

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Accumulation Of Fluid In The Tissues Of The Eyelid
  • Discharge From The Eye
  • Dizziness
  • Excessive Watery Eyes
  • Fluid Accumulation Around The Eye
  • Nausea
  • Reduced Eyelash Growth
  • Symptoms Of Eye Fatigue Or Eyestrain
  • Visual Sensitivity To Light

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