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Brimonidine Topical Dosage

Applies to the following strength(s): 0.33%

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Acne Rosacea

Maintenance dose: Apply a pea-size amount once daily to: central forehead, chin, nose, each cheek.

Use: Topical treatment of persistent (nontransient) facial erythema of rosacea in adults 18 years of age or older. This drug is not for oral, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:
-Apply a smooth and even thin layer across the entire face.
-Avoid contact with the eyes and lips.
-Wash hands after applying.
-For external use only
-Do not apply to irritated skin or open wounds.

Patient advice:
-Skin redness may occur 3 to 4 hours after application. If uncomfortable, patients should contact a healthcare provider.
-Keep out of the reach of children.

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