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Ganfort Eye Drops

Description

What is Ganfort Eye Drops used for?

Ganfort eye drop is used to reduce the pressure inside the eye. It is used in adults with ‘open-angle glaucoma’ or ocular hypertension who do not respond sufficiently to eye drops containing beta-blockers or prostaglandin analogs (other medicines used for these conditions)

What are the eye drops used for Glaucoma?

Ganfort Eye Drops can be used for treating glaucoma. Other eye drops for treating Glaucoma like Xalatan, Lumigan, Travatan are also available on drugstore.ng

Ganfort Eye Drop Composition

It contains 2 different active ingredients bimatoprost and timolol

Ganfort Eye Drop 3ml Price in Nigeria

The price varies from pharmacy to pharmacy. Get your Ganfort Eye Drop at an affordable rate on Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy

Where to get Ganfort Eye Drop from 

Buy Ganfort eye drop online and have it delivered to your doorstep. Contact Drugstore.ng today

What are the side effects of Ganfort eye drops?

Common side effects include irritation of the eye, itching, sensitivity to light. Swollen eyelids, redness of the eye. If the effects persist or become unbearable, consult your doctor.

Is Ganfort preservative free?

Unlike other eye drops, Ganfort is free of preservatives like benzalkonium chloride. This makes it suitable for sensitive patients.

Ganfort Eye Drop Review

General reviews from people who have used Ganfort eye drops have shown it to be effective in treating glaucoma

What is the root cause of glaucoma?

Glaucoma is mainly caused by an imbalance in the outflow of aqueous fluid out of the eye and into the eye. Other causes of glaucoma include poor blood flow in the eye and optic nerve damage.

How long does it take to get blind from Glaucoma?

If not treated properly or timely, Glaucoma could gradually degenerate and result in partial or complete blindness over the space of 7-20 years, depending on the type of glaucoma

Dosage

A drop of Ganfort eye drop in the affected eye is often recommended. 

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Direction of Use

Make sure your hands are clean and properly washed. Check if the dropper is not clogged or cracked. Gently pull down your lower lid using your index finger to form a pocket. While tilting your head back a little, gently squeeze a drop into the eye pocket in your lower lid with your other hand. Close your eyes gently for a few minutes without squeezing your eye lips.

Content on Drugstore.ng should not be taken as prescription or medical advice. Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using any medication.