Buy Careprost Eye Drops 3ml and 5 ml bottles 

Careprost is an ophthalmic (eye) solution that contains 0.03% w/v Bimatoprost, a chemical substance belonging to a group called prostamides or prostaglandins analogues. Prostaglandins and their analogs work by increasing the drainage of fluid from the aqueous humor of the eyes to the bloodstream.

 

Careprost eye drops can come as 1.5ml in a 3ml bottle, 3ml in a 5ml bottle, or as 5ml solution in a 5ml bottle. Each pack is accompanied by a suitable number of applicators. The price of Careprost eye drops range from $3.33 to $6.51. 

Uses and Indications for Careprost

Careprost is used to treat or manage the following conditions:

  • Open angle glaucoma
  • Hypotrichosis (insufficient eyelash)
  • Intraocular hypertension 

 

The drug may also be used for other conditions not mentioned in this guide. It acts by promoting constant and controllable draining of the liquid in the aqueous humor of the eye into the blood stream thereby decreasing the accumulation of fluid and intraocular hypertension.

Precautions to Take Before Using Careprost 

Careprost should only be administered following a doctor's prescription. However, patients should beware of the following:

  • You should do well to inform your doctor if you have any history of:
    • Liver diseases or kidney impairment
    • Diabetes, including diabetic retinopathy 
    • Allergies to Bimatoprost or related drugs
    • Eye surgical operations like cataracts surgery or if you are about to have one in the upcoming future
    • Cardiomyopathies like bradycardia and low blood pressure
    • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or Asthmatic conditions
  • If you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant soon, ensure to discuss it with a doctor before using the drug.
  • Women who are breastfeeding should only use this drug based on a doctor's advice.
  • Careprost should not be prescribed to teens who are less than 16 y.o. of age. This is because of the pigment cases have been noted in this category of people.

Side Effects of Careprost

While using Careprost, it is possible to experience some of these side effects: as 

 

  • Cataracts
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular pruritus
  • Dry eyes
  • Blurry vision
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Pain in the eyes
  • Photophobia
  • Conjunctival hyperemia
  • Pigmentation
  • Periorbital erythema (inflammation of the eyelids and skin surrounding the eyes)
  • Moving sensations in the eyes
  • Darkening of eyelashes
  • Asthenopia (straining of the eyes)
  • Inflammation of the iris
  • Sore throats
  • Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Body pains
  • Sneezings
  • Nasal congestion
  • Eye congestions 
  • Teary eyes 
  • Hives
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Red or itchy eyelids
  • Swelling of face, lips, tongues or throats
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Lightheadedness
  • Dizziness 

Direction for Use and Dosage 

Before opening the bottle, wash your hands thoroughly. Also, ensure you wipe off any make-up on your face. If you are using contact lens, remove it before applying the drops and stay for a minimum of 20 minutes before replacing the lens.

 

Tilt your head backward or lie down on your bed or couch while using your thumb and index finger to slightly push/pull up the eyelid of the affected eye. This will reveal the eyes properly so you can carefully apply the drops.

  

With your second forefinger, drip 1 to 2 drops of Careprost and close down your eyes for up to 2 mins so that the medication will be evenly expanded. Check the tip of the bottle doesn't come in contact with your finger or eyes to avoid contamination, which may provoke infections in your eye. Close the bottle after dripping the drops and clean your hands after usage. 

 

This life-long medication is applied once a day and suitably in the evening time or just before going to sleep. Do not stop taking it unless your doctor instructs you. Also, inform your doctor if you have stopped or plan to stop using it. 

 

Missed Dose and Overdose

If you miss your dose of Careprost, apply the drops as soon as you can remember. If the time you remember it is close to the time for the next dose, it's best to skip the missed dose. Do not instill the medication more than one time a day to prevent overdose. Always tell to the doctor or pharmacologist about all cases of missed doses. 

Interactions 

Careprost interacts with alcohol, other drugs, and some disease conditions. Its interaction with alcohol is not clearly defined.

 

Careprost interacts with the following drugs.

 

  • Latanoprost ophthalmic
  • Tafluprost  ophthalmic
  • Bimatoprost topical
  • Unoprostone ophthalmic 
  • Latanoprostene bunod ophthalmic
  • Travoprost ophthalmic
  • Omidenepag isopropyl ophthalmic.

 

It interacts moderately with these disease conditions.

  • Macular Edema: this refers to the accumulation of fluid in the middle of the retina. 
  • Uveitis: this refers to an inflammation of the uvea, which is the middle portion of the eyes. 
  • Hepatic /renal conditions (Liver and/or kidney impairment)

 

Storage 

Careprost should be kept in the container it came in after use. It should be stored at room temperature (2-25°C or 36-77°F) away from sunlight. It should also be kept out of the reach of children and pets.

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