Timolol - Side effects
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Beta Blockers Timolol Eye Drop

Timolol Eye Drop - Side Effects, Precautions, and Contraindications

What side effects can Timolol Eye Drop cause?

  • ​Burning or stinging sensation
  • Tearing of your eyes
  • Increased sensitivity of the eye to light
  • Cold fingers and toes
  • Tiredness
  • Headache
  • Dizziness

If you experience increased sensitivity of your eyes to light, you can try wearing sunglasses to reduce the eye discomfort.

If these side effects happen and do not go away, check with your doctor as soon as possible.

Before taking Timolol Eye Drop , what precautions must I follow?

​Inform your healthcare professional if:

  • You are allergic to this medication or any of the other ingredients of this medication

What food or medicine must I avoid when I take Timolol Eye Drop ?

Timolol Eye Drop - Additional Information

​The symptoms of a drug allergy include one or more of the following:

  • Swollen face/eyes/lips/tongue
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Itchy skin rashes around your eyes or over your whole body

If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately.

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