Use Lumigan 0.01 % one drop once a day in both eyes. 5.0 ml. bottle nearly empty in 28 days but pharmacy says that my drug insurance plan says that it is too soon to refill the presription. How many drops do you get out of a 5.0 ml. bottle of Lunigan?
21 Feb 2012
A medical drop is 1/12 mL. Therefore there are 12 drops in 1mL. Since you were given a 5mL bottle that would be 60 drops in the bottle divided by 2, total drops in eyes per day, means a total supply of 30 days. If you are really at day 28 you should be able to get a refill. However if they are using a metric drop which is 1/20 mL then you are nowhere near ready for your refill as the bottle should last 50 days. You need to ask your pharmacist what unit of measure they are using for your eye drops. They you should call your insurance company and find out what the problem really is.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I went to a pharmacy and my primary insurance covered most of the drug,but when submitted to my secondary insurance it said i was denied for them to ...
1 answer • 21 Nov 2011
Yesterday I went to pharmacy and stated my employee health?insurance doesn't cover it. I have to pay $150 out of pocket. Bummer
1 answer • 12 Mar 2012
... my insurance to cover it but my Pharmacy gave me 5 pills to get started and i have taken all 5 of them and i have still not gotten it approved so ...
5 answers • 1 Apr 2013
0.3 Lumigan worked very well for me with no side effects. The current Lumigan (0.1) increased my pressures and I have not found another medication ...
1 answer • 28 Jul 2013