Ocular and systemic side effects of brimonidine 0.2% eye drops (Alphagan®) in children


AbstractIntroduction Brimonidine 0.2% (Alphagan®) is a topical alpha-2 agonist widely used as an antihypertensive. There have been occasional reports of systemic adverse effects in children including apparent central nervous system depression. There are few data available on the overall safety of brimonidine 0.2% in children.Methods Computerised pharmacy… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.eye.6700520