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Rescula Drug Interactions

Using bimatoprost eye drops in combination with Rescula can make Rescula less effective. Although most other eye drops are generally safe to use with Rescula, it is important to separate your doses of Rescula and the other eye drops by at least five minutes. To avoid potential drug interactions with Rescula, talk to your healthcare provider about all other products you are using.

An Overview of Interactions With Rescula

Rescula® (unoprostone ophthalmic solution) may react with a few other eye drop medications. Some of the drugs that can interact with Rescula include but are not limited to:
   

Rescula Drug Interactions Explained

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when Rescula is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Bimatoprost
Using bimatoprost eye drops in combination with Rescula could make Rescula less effective. Talk to your healthcare provider about this potential interaction before using these medicines together.
 
Other Eye Drops
Rescula can be used in combination with most other eye drops. However, you must separate your dose of Rescula and your dose of any other eye drop by at least five minutes. This allows the first eye drop to absorb into the eye before the next one is administered. In general, it does not matter which medicine you use first, as long as you separate them.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all Rescula drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.
 

Rescula Medication Information

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