Enidin is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) brimonidine. On this page you will find out more about Enidin, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: brimonidine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Enidin 0.2% eye drops solution, 5 mL
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
INDICATIONS:ENIDIN eye drops are effective as monotherapy for lowering intraocular pressure in patients with chronic open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension in whom (Beta symbol)-blockers are not tolerated or are contraindicated. INDICATIONS AS AT 7 DECEMBER 1999: ENIDIN eye drops are effective in lowering elevated intraocular pressure in patients with chronic open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.ENIDIN eye drops can be used in the treatment of glaucoma either as monotherapy or in combination with topical beta-blockers.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear, greenish-yellow solution.|
|Dosage Form||Eye Drops, solution|
|Route of administration||Ophthalmic|
2.5mL (sample pack) shelf life is 24 months below 25 deg: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
5mL. Shelf life is 30 months below 30 deg: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||See Product information for shelf life|
|Life time||2 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 May 2018
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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