Timo-COMOD

Timo-COMOD

timolol

Manufacturer:

Ursapharm

Distributor:

Pharmaforte
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Timolol maleate
Indications/Uses
Elevated IOP, chronic open-angle glaucoma, aphakic glaucoma. Concomitant therapy in patients w/ ped glaucoma inadequately controlled w/ other antiglaucoma therapy.
Dosage/Direction for Use
1 drop of 0.25% soln in the affected eye(s) bd, may be increased up to 0.5% soln bd.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Bronchial hyperreactivity & asthma, severe COPD, sinus bradycardia, 2nd- & 3rd-degree AV block, overt cardiac failure, cardiogenic shock, severe allergic rhinitis or nutritional disorders involving the cornea.
Special Precautions
Remove contact lens before applying eye drops & reinsert again 15 min after application. May cause blurred vision & may impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation. Newborns & infants.
Adverse Reactions
Very rarely, conjunctivitis, blepharitis, keratitis, impaired vision, diplopia, ptosis & sensation of dryness; bradycardia, arrhythmia, hypotension, syncope, AV block, CV insult, cerebral ischemia, heart failure, cardiac arrest, palpitations; bronchospasms, resp insufficiency, dyspnea; local or general exanthema, urticaria & individual cases alopecia; headache, weakness, vomiting, giddiness, depression.
Drug Interactions
May cause mydriasis & enhance pharmacologic action w/ adrenaline- or pilocarpine-containing eye drops. Concomitant w/ β-blockers may lead to mutual increase in pharmacologic activity. Potentiated hypotension & bradycardia w/ oral Ca antagonists, digitalis, catecholamine-releasers.
MIMS Class
Antiglaucoma Preparations
ATC Classification
S01ED01 - timolol ; Belongs to the class of beta blocking agents. Used in the treatment of glaucoma.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Timo-COMOD ophth soln 0.5%
Packing/Price
10 mL x 1's
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