Patient Information Sheet
This is a summary of the most important information about Lumigan. For details, talk to your healthcare professional.
What is Lumigan used for?
Lumigan is used to treat increased eye pressure caused by open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension in adult patients.
Who should not use Lumigan?
You should not use Lumigan if you:
Special Warnings Concerning Lumigan:
Lumigan may cause:
These changes happen slowly and may be permanent. The long-term effects of these changes are not known.
Lumigan may also cause the middle part of the eye to swell and hold fluid (macular edema).
General Precautions with Lumigan:
What should I tell my doctor or healthcare provider?
Tell your healthcare provider if you:
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Some medicines may affect how Lumigan works or Lumigan may affect how your other medicines work.
What are some possible side effects of Lumigan? (This is not a complete list of side effects reported with Lumigan. Your healthcare provider can discuss with you a more complete list of side effects.)
The most common side effects include:
Date created: June 28, 2006 Date updated: August 8, 2006
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