Simbrinza 1% / 0.2% is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) brinzolamide + brimonidine. On this page you will find out more about Simbrinza 1% / 0.2%, 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: brinzolamide + brimonidine
Information for medicine and pack size:
Simbrinza 1% / 0.2% eye drops suspension, 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
Decrease of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in adult patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension for whom monotherapy provides insufficient IOP reduction
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||SIMBRINZA is a white to off-white uniform suspension for multiple-dose topical ophthalmic use.|
|Dosage Form||Eye Drops, suspension|
|Route of administration||Ophthalmic|
2.5 mL Sample Pack: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
5 mL: 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||Discard 4 weeks after opening|
|Life time||12 Months|
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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