Careprost is a product that is used to treat the patients who suffer from Hypotrichosis. Careprost contains the active ingredient Bimatoprost 0.03%. Bimatoprost ophthalmic solution is a synthetic analogue of prostamides. Bimatoprost is very good product to get long eyelashes. This product helps to make your lashes thicker, longer and darker. The thicker the eyelashes the attractive they look.
Understanding the drug:
How Careprost works for Eyelashes?
Bimatoprost works by increasing the eyelashes growth including increasing their length, thickness, and darkness. The drug make the eyelashes grow longer. The effect of this medication is generally not visible until it has been used constantly for 2 months. The effect of this medication is not eternal. If you want to get thicker eyelashes then you must use Careprost regularly. In case you stop using this medication, the eyelashes will gradually return to their original form.
When should you avoid this drug?
You should not take this drug in case if you:
Are allergic to Bimatoprost and the other ingredients present in the medicine
Wear contact lenses, you have to remove the lenses but you can replace them once you have used the solution on eyes lashes
Are pregnant or intending to become pregnant
Any eye infection
Are a child as this medicine’s safety is not yet established for children.
Notice that the bottle is contaminated
What are the strengths available?
Careprost for longer eyelashes is available in the strength of 3 ml and each ml of the solution consists of 0.03% Bimatoprost ophthalmic solution.
Who is the manufacturer?
Careprost is manufactured by the Indian pharmaceutical company, Sun Pharma. You can buy Careprost from our website A1Globalpharma.com where it is available on our websites in the packs of 1, 3 and 6 bottles.
How much should it be applied?
Generally one drop of Careprost (Bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) is recommended for application using the applicator on eyelash margin of each eye, at the base of the eyelash. This much of the product is enough to grow the eyelashes.
How to use?
Read the instructions given in the leaflet and also consult your doctor to know how to get longer lashes using Careprost.
Careprost can be used by following some simple steps:
Wash and clean dry your hands and face before using this product
Remove the contact lenses before application of product
Place a drop of the on the applicator or brush
Immediately draw a line using the applicator along the bottom of the upper eyelid’s inner margin up to the outer margin
Blot away any excess of the solution
Medicine is not for use on the lower eyelids
For best results apply the medicine in the evening daily
It will take about 8 weeks to get the noticeable changes and about 14-16 weeks to get the desired results.
Once the desired length is achieved, reduce the application to 3 times a week to maintain the length and thickness
When to apply?
The medicine should only be applied once a day most preferably in the evening. Applying it more than once a day will not improve the growth of the eyelashes.
For how long should it be applied?
The medicine starts showing the visible changes within a few week of application of the product. To get maximum results it must be continuously used daily for 2-4 months or 14 -16 weeks. After that the application can be easily reduced to 1-2 times a week to maintain the desired result.
What if you take too much (overdose)?
There is as such no harm of the overdose of the product; however it is not of any use either. This medicine can be harmful if accidently swallowed. In certain cases the lash length difference is noticed if more quantity is applied on one eye than the other one.
What if you miss the dose?
In case you miss a dose, apply it as soon as you remember and then continue with your regular schedule. Do not apply a double amount of Careprost to make up for the one that you overlooked.
What are the side effects?
Not only the eyelash growth products infact all the medicines have some or the other kinds of side effects. These side effects are more prominent in some and in some they don’t even show. Tell the doctor immediately if you notice any of the following and they worry you:
Burning, dryness, itching, redness of the eye Darkening of eyelid skin color Inflammation of eyes Sensitivity to light Blurring of eyes Irritation in eyes Redness of eyes Headache Dizziness
These are the most common side effects seen in 1% of the people using this product. Many of these side effects go away over the time or can be cured very easily. In such cases you must go for immediate medical help. Do not get alarmed by the list. You may /may not experience all of them.
What are the other products that may interact with Bimatoprost?
Some medicines that may interact with Bimatoprost and produce harmful effects are:
Both these products must be stopped if you are taking them before starting the use of Careprost. Consult your doctor to get a full list of the drugs to be avoided.
What are the things to be taken care of?
Although this product assures you of longer, thicker eyelashes just like the long, natural eyelashes yet you have to take care of certain things to get maximum results.
Avoid contaminating the solution Avoid caffeine, alcohol, the nicotine from cigarettes, or street drugs Remove contact lenses before application and replace after at least 15 minutes Wash your brush clean and keep it in a dirt free case This product is not suitable for children so avoid giving it to them