Medicine Overview of Timol Eye Drop
Timol OD Eye Drop is used in the treatment of ocular hypertension and glaucoma
Side Effects of Timol are Burning eyes, Stinging in the eyes.
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 without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.
Timol OD Eye Drop is a beta blocker. It works by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.
In Depth Information on Timol Eye Drop
- Timol OD Eye Drop helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduces the risk of vision loss.
Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute, immediately after instilling the drop.
- Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
- Notify your doctor if you have lung or heart diseases as Timol OD Eye Drop may worsen these conditions.
Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.
- Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.
Timol Eye Drop related warnings
No interaction found/established
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Timol OD Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
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.
Timol OD Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Timol OD Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
Frequently asked questions about Timol Eye Drop
Q. Is Timol a beta blocker/selective beta blocker/steroid/generic/antibiotic?
Timol is a beta blocker. It is not a selective beta blocker/steroid/generic/antibiotic
Q. Is Timol preservative free?
The Timol eye drop is preservative fre
Q. Is Timol the same as timoptic or cosopt?
Timoptic and copsopt are brand names of the eye drops containing Timol
Q. Does it need to be refrigerated?
The timolol containing eye drops should not be refrigerated
Q. Does Timol lower blood pressure?
Timol 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 Timol cause weight gain/hair loss/ miosis/make eyelashes grow/ cause dry eyes/slow heart rate?
Timol 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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Timol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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