COMBIGAN DROPS 5ML

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SKU
COM0005
₹464.79 Inclusive of all taxes
Manufacturer : ALR-ALLERGAN IND LTD
Composition : BRIMONIDINE-0.2% W/V+TIMOLOL-0.5% W/V
Dose Form : DROPS
Description : COMBIGAN 5ML DROPS
Route Of Administration : OPTHALMIC
Pack : 1

Drug Ingredient Information

BRIMONIDINE-0.2% W/V+TIMOLOL-0.5% W/V

BRIMONIDINE

Information for patients
Drug Information
Drug Alert
Alert
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug
Drug Special Care
Drug Drug Interactions
Drug Pregnancy Interaction
Drug Breast feeding Interaction
Drug Machinery Interaction
Drug More Information
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty
Drug Dose
Excess Drug Consumption
Forgot Drug Consumption
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information
Common Drug Side Effects
Rare Drug Side Effects
Very Rare Drug Side Effects
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine

TIMOLOL

Information for patients
Drug Information TIMOLOL contains a substance called timolol which belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers. Timolol lowers the pressure in your eye(s). It is used to treat glaucoma,when the pressure in the is raised
Drug Alert
Alert •you are allergic (hypersensitive) to timolol maleate. •you have respiratory disease, such as asthma, a history of asthma or chronic obstructive lung disease •you have heart problems -slow or irregular heartbeat -heart failure -“cardiogenic shock” – a serious heart condition caused by very low blood pressure, which may result in the following symptoms: dizziness and lightheadedness, fast pulse rate, white skin, sweating, restlessness, loss of consciousness •you wear contact lenses.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug •you are allergic (hypersensitive) to timolol maleate. •you have respiratory disease, such as asthma, a history of asthma or chronic obstructive lung disease •you have heart problems -slow or irregular heartbeat -heart failure -“cardiogenic shock” – a serious heart condition caused by very low blood pressure, which may result in the following symptoms: dizziness and lightheadedness, fast pulse rate, white skin, sweating, restlessness, loss of consciousness •you wear contact lenses.
Drug Special Care Tell your doctor about any medical problems you have now or have had in the past.In particular tell them about any of the following, before you use TIMOLOL. •asthma and other lung problems •heart or circulation problems •low blood pressure •allergies to any medicines. If your becomes irritated or any new problems come on, talk to your doctor straight away. problems could include redness of the or swelling of the eyelids. If you suspect that TIMOLOL is causing an allergic reaction or hypersensitivity (for example, skin rash, or redness and itching of the eye), stop using TIMOLOL and contact your doctor immediately. Tell you doctor if: •you get an infection •you injure your or have an operation on it •your problems get worse or you get any new symptoms.
Drug Drug Interactions Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines,including other or medicines obtained without a prescription. It is important to tell your doctor before using TIMOLOL if you are taking one or more of the following medicines: •a calcium antagonist, such as nifedipine, verapamil or diltiazem, often used to treat high blood pressure, angina, an abnormal heartbeat or Raynaud’s syndrome •digoxin, a medicine used for heart failure or abnormal heartbeat •medicines known as catecholamine-depleting agents, such as, rauwolfia alkaloids and reserpine used for high blood pressure •medicines called pressor amines, such as adrenaline used to treat severe allergic reaction •quinidine, a medicine often used for abnormal heartbeat •clonidine, a medicine used for high blood pressure •other beta-blockers taken by mouth or used as , because they belong to the same group of medicines as TIMOLOL and could have an additive effect.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction You should not use Timopolduring pregnancy. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or intend to become pregnant
Drug Breast feeding Interaction You should not use TIMOLOL if you are breast-feeding. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding or intend to breast-feed
Drug Machinery Interaction After putting your in your eye, your vision may be blurred for 30 seconds up to 5 minutes. In some patients this may last up to 30 minutes or longer. You may also feel dizzy which may affect your ability to drive or operate machinery. Do not drive and/or operate machinery until you feel well and your vision is clear
Drug More Information TIMOLOL is not recommended for use in children and adolescents
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info no data available
Drug quanitty Always use TIMOLOL exactly as your doctor has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. The doctor will decide how many you should take each day and how long you should use them. The usual dose is one drop in the affected eye(s) once each day If your doctor recommends that you use TIMOLOL with another drop, the other medicine should be administered at least 10 minutes before TIMOLOL.Do not change your usual dose without talking to your doctor.Do not allow the tip of the container to touch the or areas around the eye. It may become contaminated with bacteria that can cause infection leading to serious damage of the eye,even loss of vision. To avoid possible contamination of the container, keep the tip of the container away from contact with any surface.
Drug Dose It is recommended that you wash your hands before putting in your . 1.Before using the medication for the first time, be sure the Safety Strip on the front of the bottle is unbroken. A gap between the bottle and the cap is normal for an unopened bottle. 2.Tear off the safety strip to break the seal. 3.Invert the closed bottle and shake ONCE before each use. (it is not necessary to shake the bottle more than once). To open the bottle, unscrew the cap by turning as indicated by the arrows on top of the cap. Do not pull the cap directly up and away from the bottle. Pulling the cap directly up will prevent your dispenser from operating properly. 4.Tilt your head back and pull your lower eyelid down slightly to form a pocket between your eyelid and your . 5.Invert the bottle, and press lightly with your thumb or first finger over the ‘Finger Push Area’ as shown, until a single drop is dispensed into your eye, as directed by your doctor. DO NOT TOUCH YOUR OR EYELID WITH THE DROPPER TIP. Ophthalmic medications, if handled improperly, can become contaminated by common bacteria known to cause infections. Serious damage to the and subsequent loss of vision may result from using contaminated ophthalmic medications. If you think your medication may be contaminated, or if you develop an infection, contact your doctor immediately concerning continued use of this bottle. 6.If drop dispensing is difficult after opening for the first time, replace the cap on the bottle and tighten (do not overtighten) and then remove by turning the cap in the opposite direction as indicated by the arrows on top of the cap. 7.Repeat steps 4 & 5 with the other if instructed to do so by your doctor. 8.Replace the cap by turning until it is firmly touching the bottle. The arrow on the left side of the cap must be aligned with the arrow on the left side of the bottle label for proper closure. Do not overtighten or you may damage the bottle and cap. 9.The dispenser tip is designed to provide a single drop; therefore do NOT enlarge the hole of the dispenser tip. 10.After you have used all doses there will be some TIMOLOL left in the bottle.You should not be concerned since an extra amount of TIMOLOL has been added and you will get the full amount of TIMOLOL that your doctor has prescribed. Do not attempt to remove the excess medicine from the bottle.
Excess Drug Consumption If you put too many in your or swallow any of the , you may: •have a headache •feel dizzy or light-headed •have difficulty breathing •feel that your heart rate has slowed down. If this happens, contact your doctor immediately.
Forgot Drug Consumption It is important to take TIMOLOL as prescribed by your doctor. •If you miss a dose, use the as soon as possible. •If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the usual time. •Do not take a double dose to make up for the forgotten dose
Stop Drug Consumption If you want to stop using this medicine talk to your doctor first. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Possible Side Effects
General Information •allergic skin rash and hives •severe allergic reaction which causes difficulty in breathing or dizziness. Eyes and ears •burning and stinging •dry eyes •irritation and redness of or eyelid •sensitivity to light •discharge from your eye •visual changes such as double vision •decreased sensation of your surface •pain in your eye •drooping eyelid •ringing in your ears. Heart and circulation •chest pain •heart attack •fainting •palpitations •an irregular heartbeat •a slowing of your heart rate •low blood pressure •interference with your blood supply to the brain which may lead to a stroke •too much fluid, mainly water, accumulating in your body •limping because there is a reduced blood supply to your legs •swelling or coldness of your hands, feet and extremities, caused by constriction of your blood vessels. Chest •wheezing •shortness of breath •difficulty breathing •cough. Stomach and gut •nausea •diarrhoea •indigestion •dry mouth. Sexual •decreased sex drive •in men a condition which effects your penis called Peyronie’s disease. The signs may be abnormal curve, pain or hardening of the tissue of your penis. Skin and hair •hair loss •a skin disease called psoriasis, where areas of skin such as knees and elbows are covered in scales •worsening of psoriasis. Nervous system •dizziness •depression •unable to sleep •nightmares •memory loss •increase in signs and symptoms of myasthenia gravis •tingling sensation General •headache •tiredness •weakness •a condition called lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus) Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information about the side effects. Both have a more complete list of side effects.If any of the side effects gets serious
Common Drug Side Effects no data available
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Drug Side Effects Symptoms no data available
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep your out of the reach and sight of children. •Do not store your above 25°C. •Do not freeze. •Store the bottle in the outer carton. •You can use TIMOLOL for 28 days after first opening the bottle. Do not use TIMOLOL after the expiry date which is stated on the carton after EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment

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