Drug Interactions With Brimonidine
Blood pressure medications, sleep medications, and antidepressants are among the medications that can interact with brimonidine. Some of these drug interactions can lead to low blood pressure, drowsiness, or other potentially serious complications. To reduce your risk of problems, tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking before starting treatment with brimonidine.
An Overview of Brimonidine InteractionsBrimonidine tartrate (Alphagan®) can potentially interact with several other medications. Some of these medicines that may lead to interactions with the eye drop include:
- Blood pressure medications
- Medications that cause drowsiness, including but not limited to:
- Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), including:
- Other eye medications
- Tricyclic antidepressants, including: