Medicine Overview of Glauc Aid Eye Drop
Uses of Glauc Aid Eye Drop
Glauc Aid Eye Drop is used in the treatment of glaucoma.
Side effects of Glauc Aid Eye Drop
Stinging in the eyes, Blurred vision, Burning eyes.
How to use Glauc Aid Eye Drop
This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.
How Glauc Aid Eye Drop works
Glauc aid eye drop works by lowering the pressure in the eye(s), thereby preventing gradual loss of vision.
In Depth Information on Glauc Aid Eye Drop
Expert advice for Glauc Aid Eye Drop
- Glauc aid helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduces the risk of vision loss.
- For best results, put one drop in the affected eye(s).
- Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute, immediately after instilling the drop so that the medicine does not drain away from the eye.
- Notify your doctor if you are suffering from heart or lung disease or diabetes.
- Take care to prevent contact of eye dispenser with eye, eyelid, eyelashes, or finger to avoid infection.
- Remove contact lenses before using Glauc aid and allow at least 15 minutes before re-inserting them.
- When applying multiple eye medications, wait for at least 5-15 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
Special precautions for Glauc Aid Eye Drop
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Glauc Aid Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Glauc Aid Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Glauc Aid Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.+more
Glauc Aid Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients with+more
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Glauc Aid Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Glauc Aid Eye Drop should be used with caution in patients w+more
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Glauc Aid Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions for Glauc Aid NA Eye Drop
Frequently asked questions for Timolol
Glauc aid is a beta blocker. It is not a selective beta blocker/steroid/generic/antibiotic
The Glauc aid eye drop is preservative fre
Timoptic and copsopt are brand names of the eye drops containing Glauc aid
Q. Does it need to be refrigerated?
The timolol containing eye drops should not be refrigerated
Glauc aid is used to lower blood pressure
Q. Does it stop growth of hemangiomas?
It may be used to stop growth of hemangiomas (only after prescription from the doctor)
Q. Does Glauc aid cause weight gain/hair loss/ miosis/make eyelashes grow/ cause dry eyes/slow heart rate?
Glauc aid does not make eyelashes grow. It is a blood pressure lowering medication. It is not known to cause weight gain/hair loss/miosis. It may cause dry eyes/slow heart rate as a side effect. If any side effects of the drug are observed then one should inform the doctor immediately.
Substitutes for Glauc Aid
No substitutes found for this medicine