Akutim 0.5% Eye Drops

Manufactured by: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Timolol (0.5 %)

Prescription Required

140 people have bought this recently

Akutim 0.5% Eye Drops

Manufactured by: Akumentis Healthcare Ltd

Contains / Salt: Timolol (0.5 %)

Prescription Required

140 people have bought this recently

₹45.0

5 ml Drops in 1 Bottle

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Prescription Required

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Akutim Information

Akutim is a prescription drug, available for use as Drops. It is primarily used for the treatment of Glaucoma, High BP. Other than this, Akutim has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Akutim. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

The side effects typically associated with Akutim include Eye Burning, Eye irritation. Some other side effects of Akutim have been listed ahead. These side effects of Akutim are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Akutim's effect during pregnancy is Moderate and Moderate while nursing. It is important to know if Akutim has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Akutim related warnings section.

Akutim can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Akutim in conditions like Heart Failure, Diabetes, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease).

Besides this, Akutim may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Akutim is not safe while driving, and is is not addictive in nature.

  1. Akutim Benefits & Uses
  2. Akutim Dosage & How to Take
  3. Akutim Side Effects
  4. Akutim Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Akutim with Other Drugs
  6. Akutim Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Akutim
  8. Akutim Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Akutim Benefits & Uses

Akutim is used to treat the following -

  1. Glaucoma Primary
  2. Migraine
  3. High BP Primary
  4. Angina
  5. Arrhythmia
  6. Arteriosclerotic Retinopathy
  7. Hand Tremors
  8. Heart Attack
  9. Eye Disorders

Akutim Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Akutim

Timolol

Akutim Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Akutim is used -

  1. Blurred vision
  2. Eye Burning
  3. Eye irritation
  4. Fatigue Mild
  5. Vertigo Mild
  6. Nausea or vomiting
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Conjunctivitis Moderate
  9. Bronchospasm
  10. Decreased blood pressure
  11. Chest Pain Moderate
  12. Shortness of Breath Moderate

Akutim Related Warnings

Is the use of Akutim safe for pregnant women?

Akutim may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Akutim, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Akutim safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Akutim. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Akutim on the Kidneys?

Akutim rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Akutim on the Liver?

Akutim may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Akutim on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Akutim on the heart have been reported.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Akutim with Other Drugs

Akutim should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Epinephrine

Alemtuzumab

Amlodipine

Amiodarone

Glipizide,Metformin

    Glibenclamide,Metformin

      Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan,Paracetamol,Phenylephrine

        Akutim Contraindications

        If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Akutim unless your doctor advises you to do so -

        1. Heart Failure
        2. Diabetes
        3. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
        4. Asthma
        5. Kidney Disease
        6. Liver Disease

        Frequently asked Questions about Akutim

        Is this Akutim habit forming or addictive?

        Akutim does not cause addiction.

        No

        Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

        No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Akutim can make you feel drowsy.

        Dangerous

        Is it safe?

        Akutim is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

        Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

        Is it able to treat mental disorders?

        No, Akutim is not used to treat mental disorders.

        No

        Akutim Interactions with Food and Alcohol

        Interaction between Food and Akutim

        Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Akutim together with food.

        Unknown

        Interaction between Alcohol and Akutim

        Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Akutim as it can have severe side effects.

        Severe
        This medicine data has been created by -
        Vikas Chauhan
        B.Pharma, Pharmacy
        3 Years of Experience

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        References

        1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Istalol® (timolol maleate ophthalmic solution)
        2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1401
        3. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 153
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