Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Brimonidine

Contributor(s): Dennis E Brooks, Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

Name

  • Brimonidine.

Class of drug

  • Selective alpha-2-agonist for topical use.

Uses

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Indications

  • Control of intra-ocular pressure in glaucoma (in man).
  • Reduces IOP by 25% in dogs.

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

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Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Based on Small Animal Formulary. Tennant Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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