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Bimatoprost + Timolol

Bimatoprost + Timolol Information

Bimatoprost + Timolol Benefits & Uses

Bimatoprost + Timolol is used to treat the following -

Bimatoprost + Timolol Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Bimatoprost + Timolol

Bimatoprost
Timolol

Bimatoprost + Timolol Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Bimatoprost + Timolol is used -

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

Bimatoprost + Timolol Related Warnings

Is the use of Bimatoprost + Timolol safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Bimatoprost + Timolol. It is best to stop taking Bimatoprost + Timolol immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Is the use of Bimatoprost + Timolol safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Bimatoprost + Timolol. Immediately discontinue Bimatoprost + Timolol if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

What is the effect of Bimatoprost + Timolol on the Kidneys?

Bimatoprost + Timolol has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

What is the effect of Bimatoprost + Timolol on the Liver?

Bimatoprost + Timolol has very mild side effects on the liver.

What is the effect of Bimatoprost + Timolol on the Heart?

Bimatoprost + Timolol may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Severe Interaction of Bimatoprost + Timolol with Other Drugs

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

Latanoprost

Travoprost

Epinephrine

Alemtuzumab

Amlodipine

Amiodarone

Glipizide,Metformin

    Glibenclamide,Metformin

      Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan,Paracetamol,Phenylephrine

        Bimatoprost + Timolol Contraindications

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

        1. Uveitis
        2. Corneal Abrasion
        3. Kidney Disease
        4. Liver Disease
        5. Heart Failure
        6. Diabetes
        7. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
        8. Asthma
        9. Kidney Disease
        10. Liver Disease

        Frequently asked Questions about Bimatoprost + Timolol

        Is this Bimatoprost + Timolol habit forming or addictive?

        Bimatoprost + Timolol is not addictive in nature.

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

        After taking Bimatoprost + Timolol, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Bimatoprost + Timolol can make you drowsy.

        Is it safe?

        Yes, Bimatoprost + Timolol is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

        Is it able to treat mental disorders?

        There is no benefit of taking Bimatoprost + Timolol for mental disorders.

        Bimatoprost + Timolol Interactions with Food and Alcohol

        Interaction between Food and Bimatoprost + Timolol

        Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Bimatoprost + Timolol, due to a lack of research on this.

        Interaction between Alcohol and Bimatoprost + Timolol

        Taking Bimatoprost + Timolol with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

        This medicine data has been created by -
        Dr. Md Saadullah
        M.Pharma, Pharmacy
        3 Years of Experience
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        Dr. Vikas Chauhan
        B.Pharma, Pharmacy
        2 Years of Experience
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        References

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