APRACLONIDINE is a Schedule H drug.
Apraclonidine is a medication used to treat Glaucoma. Apraclonidine is also used to prevent or reduce increased pressure in the eye.
Apraclonidine belongs to the group of class known as Alpha 2 adrenergic agonists. It acts by lowering the pressure in the eye by decreasing the amount of fluid in it.
Common side effects of apraclonidine includes Red eyes, Eye discomfort, Teary eyes and itching.


APRACLONIDINE is generally used to treat: Glaucoma
APRACLONIDINE can address symptoms like: Eyes Eye Irritation, Eyes Redness, Eyes Blurred Vision

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Not Safe

Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Ask your doctor

Q: Can it be taken during pregnancy?
A: Considered as Generally Safe – not enough studies to prove risk

Q: Is it safe to take for someone breastfeeding?
A: Not Safe

How Do I Take It?

Route of Administration: Ophthalmic (Eye)


Caution should be exercised in the patients with the history of Depression, High blood pressure, Raynaud’s disease and inflammation of blood vessels.
It may cause drowsiness and dizziness. dont drive while taking this medication.

Symptoms of Overdosage

APRACLONIDINE over-dosage can result in: Confusion, Drowsiness, Weight Gain, Slow Heart Rate (pulse), Fatigue (tiredness)

Common Side-Effects

APRACLONIDINE : Conjunctivitis, Pruritus, Headache, Rhinitis, Dermatitis, Eyes Blurred Vision, Eyes Redness, Dry Mouth, Fainting, Irregular Heartbeat, Slow Heart Rate (pulse), Runny Nose, Difficulty Breathing, Eyes Watery Eyes

Serious Side-Effects

APRACLONIDINE : Myalgia, Asthenia, Asthma, Rhinorrhea, Heart Arrhythmias, Chest Pain, Syncope, Constipation, Head Headache, Throat Soreness, Eyes Dry Eyes, Fatigue (tiredness), Difficulty Sleeping

Rare Side-Effects

APRACLONIDINE : Blepharitis, Erythema, Eyes Eye Irritation

Disease Interactions

APRACLONIDINE can interfere with: Depression, Acute Renal Failure, Acute Liver Failure, Congestive Heart Disease

Technical Classification


Storage Conditions

Refrigeration (Between 2 To 8 C)

Available Alternatives

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