Timolol Ophthalmic Solution is a medicine that is used topically. It can be directly administered to the eye to relieve pressure within the eye. This mixture is a wonderful alternative for glaucoma therapy since it lowers increased eye pressures, which can cause vision loss. It's an excellent addition to other eye pressure-relieving drugs.
Who is Timolol Ophthalmic Solution for?
Dogs, cats and horses.
Why use Timolol Ophthalmic Solution?
Timolol is an easy-to-administer topical solution that relieves pressure within the eyes.
How does Timolol Ophthalmic Solution work?
Timolol is a topical eye pressure medicine that administered directly into the eye(s). It is a non-selective beta blocker that inhibits aqueous humor production by inhibiting ciliary body beta-2 receptors, resulting in a reduction in AMP synthesis. Intraocular pressure falls as a result of this lowering.
Rising, Pacific Pharma or other generic brand
How is Timolol Ophthalmic Solution sold?
What are the side effects of Timolol Ophthalmic Solution?
Potential adverse reactions include: Cough Trouble sleeping Skin rash Stomach upset Inappetence Diarrhea Nausea Dry mouth Drowsiness Weakness Eyelid drooping Blurred vision Other reactions are possible. Notify a veterinarian if you notice any of these reactions.
What special precautions are there?
Unless your veterinarian tells you differently, don't use any other eye drops while your pet is on Timolol. If your veterinarian prescribes another eye medicine, wait 10 minutes before and after using Timolol to administer it. Never contact the sterile aperture of the dropper to any surface, including your hands or eyes. Contamination can induce infections in the eyes. Follow the directions on the product label to the letter. Do not use for longer periods of time or in higher amounts than recommended.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Timolol Ophthalmic Solution?
Keep this product away from heat and moisture. Store at a temperature from 68° to 77° Fahrenheit (room temp).
Follow the veterinarian's dose and administration instructions. Complete instructions may be found in the packaging insert. 1 to 2 drops in the eye(s) once or twice daily. This topical medicine can be used directly in the eye(s).
Each mL contains 6.8 mg timolol maleate equivalent to 5 mg timolol. Inactive Ingredients: Monobasic and dibasic sodium phosphate, sodium chloride, sodium hydroxide (to adjust pH) and wayer for inhection. Benzalkonium chloride 0.01% added as perservative.