Lumigan

Eye drug has side effect of producing longer, thicker eyelashes.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

 USA Today (2/23, Lloyd) reports that “another drug is getting a second life because of desirable side effects.” Lumigan [bimatoprost], “a drug Allergan produced to treat glaucoma,” has the side effect of producing “longer, thicker, and darker eyelashes.” The pharmaceutical company recently “developed a spinoff called Latisse, which the” Food and Drug Administration “approved for […]