What is Timolol Eye Drops?
Timolol Eye Drops is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Increased Pressure Within The Eyeball, Headache, High Blood Pressure, Irregular Heartbeats, Chest Pain, Post Heart Attack and other conditions.
Timolol Eye Drops contains Timolol Maleate as an active ingredient.
Timolol Eye Drops works by pumping blood at a slower rate and decreasing fluid production in eye.
Detailed information related to Timolol Eye Drops’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Timolol Eye Drops Uses
Timolol Eye Drops is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Increased Pressure Within The Eyeball
· High Blood Pressure
· Irregular Heartbeats
· Chest Pain
· Post Heart Attack
Timolol Eye Drops Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Timolol Eye Drops improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Pumping blood at a slower rate and decreasing fluid production in eye.
Timolol Eye Drops – Composition and Active Ingredients
Timolol Eye Drops is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Timolol Maleate (0.5%)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Timolol Eye Drops – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Timolol Eye Drops. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Transient Burning Sensation
· Blurred Vision
· Mild Ocular Irritation
· Reduction In Resting Heart Rate
· Blood Pressure
Timolol Eye Drops – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Do not drive or operate heavy machinery