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Open-Angle Glaucoma Risk Factors

In the early stages of open-angle glaucoma, there are usually no symptoms.2 Most people are not aware that they have open-angle glaucoma until it is diagnosed by an eye care professional. That’s why it is so important that you keep your annual eye appointment. Although open-angle glaucoma can affect anyone, you may be at greater risk if one or more of the following describes you:

Glaucoma risk factors

The best way to find out if you have open-angle glaucoma is to schedule an appointment with your eye care professional.


Indication: COMBIGAN® (brimonidine tartrate/timolol maleate ophthalmic solution) 0.2%/0.5% is approved for reducing elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension who require adjunctive or replacement therapy due to inadequately controlled IOP. COMBIGAN® lowers IOP slightly less than taking both brimonidine tartrate three times a day and timolol maleate two times a day.

Contraindications: COMBIGAN® ophthalmic solution should not be used by patients who have or ever had a reactive airway disease including bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, slow heartbeat, impaired conduction of the heart, heart failure, or impaired pumping of the heart. COMBIGAN® should not be used in patients aged 2 years and younger, or by patients with hypersensitivity to any ingredient in this product.

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