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Timolen Eye Drop

Indoco Remedies Ltd

Composition for Timolen Eye Drop

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Timolen Eye Drop

Ocular hypertension, Glaucoma
MRP
51.83
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Timolen Eye Drop

Uses of Timolen Eye Drop

Timolen Eye Drop is used in the treatment of ocular hypertension and glaucoma.

Timolen Eye Drop side effects

Common

Side Effects of Timolen are Burning eyes, Stinging in the eyes.

How to use Timolen 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 without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Timolen Eye Drop works

Timolen 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 Timolen Eye Drop

Expert advice for Timolen Eye Drop

  • Timolen 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 Timolen 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.
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Timolen Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Timolen Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Timolen 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.
Lactation
Timolen 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.
Driving
Timolen Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Timolen Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Timolol

Q. Is Timolen a beta blocker/selective beta blocker/steroid/generic/antibiotic?
Timolen is a beta blocker. It is not a selective beta blocker/steroid/generic/antibiotic
Q. Is Timolen preservative free?
The Timolen eye drop is preservative fre
Q. Is Timolen the same as timoptic or cosopt?
Timoptic and copsopt are brand names of the eye drops containing Timolen
Q. Does it need to be refrigerated?
The timolol containing eye drops should not be refrigerated
Q. Does Timolen lower blood pressure?
Timolen 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 Timolen cause weight gain/hair loss/ miosis/make eyelashes grow/ cause dry eyes/slow heart rate?
Timolen 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 Timolen with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Timolen with Tolbutamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Timolen with Miglitol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Miglitol: Miglicon, Glock, Glybloc, Mignar, Misobit, Euglitol, Miglit
Timolen with Chlorpropamide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpropamide: Diabinese
Timolen with Prazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Prazovin, Biozocin, Prazonol, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend, Prazolin
Timolen with Alfuzosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu, Flotral, Fual, Emzosin, Alfman
Timolen with Doxazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard, Doxacard
Timolen with Silodosin
MODERATE
Timolen with Phenoxybenzamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
Timolen with Naftopidil
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
Timolen with Terazosin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip, Olyster, Terakare, Teralfa, Zytrin
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Substitutes for Timolen Eye Drop

₹3.28/ml of Eye Drop
save 68%
Teoptic 0.25% Eye Drop
Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹3.12/ml of Eye Drop
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