Timolol Eye Drops is the best-suited eye drop used to treat open-angle glaucoma, which is caused when the pressure in the eye increases. It treats the condition of ocular hypertension.
Timolol Eye Drops comes under the classification of beta-blockers. Timolol Eye Drops is supposed to work into the eye with the function of decreasing the rate of formation of aqueous fluid within the eye and reduces the ocular pressure that affects the eyesight.
A single drop of 0.25% solution of Timolol Eye Drops is used two times a day. The dose can be increased to 0.5% solution according to the infection of the eye. Tilt head backside and stretch the lower eyelid with your index finger forming a small pouch type opening. One drop of Timolol Eye Drops solution is dropped into this pocket of the eye. Close the eye gently with the application of pressure for one minute to prevent the drainage of the liquid outside the eye.
Timolol Eye Drops is supposed to show some drug interactions with the following drugs:
Common side effects occurring with Timolol Eye Drops medications are blurred vision, redness, dizziness, and feeling of a foreign particle in the eye, headache, skin rashes, and irritation in eye surface.
Do not put the medication in the eye when contact lenses are already inserted in the eye. Wear contact lens after 15 minutes of administration. The dose is not safe for anyone below the age of 18 years. The pregnant woman should not be prescribed with Timolol Eye Drops. Breasting feeding mother should avoid the use of Timolol Eye Drops as it passes through the breast milk affecting the baby's health. Avoid driving after the insertion of medication into the eye as it causes blurred vision. Do not touch the surface of the dropper with the eyes or hand to prevent infection into the eye.
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