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Combigan ophthalmic solution 5ml 3 pack

Combigan ophthalmic solution 5ml 3 pack

£35.10

Availability: In stock

Manufacturer: Allergan

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Full instructions, dosage information and potential known side effects are all available in the leaflet that comes with the prescription product. If you require any advice or assistance with placing your order, please don’t hesitate to contact our team.

Ingredients

  • TIMOLOL 0.50%

How do I take/use this medicine?

Apply Brimonidine+Timolol in the affected eye(s) exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not use more or less than instructed by your doctor. Do not stop treatment with Brimonidine+Timolol unless your doctor has advised you to do so.

Follow these steps:
1. Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water before applying the eye drop.
2. Tilt your head slightly backwards and look upwards.
3. Use your finger to gently pull the lower eyelid down.
4. Apply the required number of drops inside the lower eyelid.
5. Close your eye and gently press the corner of your eye (near the nose bridge) for 1 minute.
6. If you have been given other eye drops to be used together with Brimonidine+Timolol, wait at least 5 minutes in between eye drops.

Do not allow the tip of the eye drop bottle to touch your eyes, eyelids or other surfaces. Recap the eye drop immediately after use. If the eye drop becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in your eyes.

If you are wearing soft contact lenses, remove them before applying Brimonidine+Timolol.

Do not share your eye drop with anyone else.

What should I take note of while using/taking this medicine?

Alert your doctor if you suffer from any of these conditions:

- heart, liver or kidney disease
- poor blood circulation especially in the brain or heart, or a particular condition known as Raynaud's phenomenon
- inflammation of the blood vessels (Buerger's disease)
- low or high blood pressure
- depression
- thyroid disease
- chest pain (Prinzmetal's angina)
- an adrenal gland tumour known as phaeochromocytoma
- muscle weakness (a specific condition known as myasthenia gravis)
- any metabolic conditions
- eye infection

If you have diabetes, you will need to monitor your sugar levels more closely while being treated with Brimonidine+Timolol.

Inform your doctor if you are allergic to a medicine known as apraclonidine.

Some preparations of Brimonidine+Timolol contain benzalkonium chloride as a preservative. This may be absorbed by soft contact lenses. If you are using contact lenses, you should remove your lenses when applying the eye drop. Wait for at least 15 minutes before reinserting your lenses.

You will need to have your eyes checked regularly to monitor the pressure in your eyes. Your doctor will advise you about how often you need to have these tests. It is important that you keep all appointments with your doctor.

If you are going for an operation, including minor operations and dental work, inform your doctor or dentist that you are taking Brimonidine+Timolol.

When should I not use this medicine?

Do not use Brimonidine+Timolol if you are taking any mood medicines such as mianserin, or antidepressants known as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) or tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). Some examples of MAOIs include isocarboxazid, phenelzine, moclobemide, selegiline and tranylcypromine. Examples of TCAs include amitriptyline, nortriptyline, desipramine, imipramine and doxepin. Alert your doctor if you are taking or have taken any of these medicines or other MAOIs or TCAs.

Alert your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not breastfeed while being treated with Brimonidine+Timolol.

Brimonidine+Timolol is not meant for children younger than 12 years old. Do not give this eye drop to any child unless specifically instructed to do so by the child's doctor.

Alert your doctor if you suffer from any heart problems, asthma or lung disease.

Are there any restrictions on the type of food I can take?

Avoid alcohol.

Why do I need this medicine?

Brimonidine and Timolol are combined together in this eye drop.

Brimonidine+Timolol is used to treat certain types of glaucoma and other causes of high pressure in the eye.

This eye drop helps to lower the pressure in the eye. If left untreated, an increase in pressure within the eye can cause loss of vision and damage to the eyes.

What side effects could I experience?

You may experience blurred vision, tiredness, drowsiness or dizziness with Brimonidine+Timolol. If you are affected, do not drive or take part in any activity in which you need to be alert or be able to see clearly.

Common side effects of Brimonidine+Timolol include eye irritation, itch, redness, dryness, discomfort, sensitivity to light and changes in your vision. Inform your doctor if these side effects are severe or if they do not go away.

Brimonidine+Timolol may also cause weakness, flu-like symptoms, headache, dry mouth, unpleasant taste in the mouth and stomach discomfort.

Other side effects are not common but may be serious. Alert your doctor immediately if you experience swelling of the face and throat, breathing difficulties, wheezing, slow or irregular heartbeat, depression, increased muscle weakness or low blood sugar.

Alert your doctor if you experience any other side effects while being treated with Brimonidine+Timolol.

How should I store this medicine?

Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children.

Keep the eye drop bottle in the original carton after using to protect the eye drop from light.

Throw away any remaining eye drops 4 weeks after opening. Mark the date of opening on the eye drop bottle so that you know when the bottle was opened.

Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

Can I take/use this with other medicines?

Do not use Brimonidine+Timolol if you are taking any mood medicines such as mianserin, or antidepressants known as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) or tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). Some examples of MAOIs include isocarboxazid, phenelzine, moclobemide, selegiline and tranylcypromine. Examples of TCAs include amitriptyline, nortriptyline, desipramine, imipramine and doxepin. Alert your doctor if you are taking or have taken any of these medicines or other MAOIs or TCAs.

Inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines for heart problems or high blood pressure, especially a certain type called a beta-blocker. Examples of beta-blockers include atenolol, propranolol and metoprolol.

Also inform your doctor if you are taking any medicines for stomach problems, depression, diabetes or any other medicines for the eyes.

Always inform your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including herbal tonics, supplements and medicines (including medicines for cough and cold) that you buy without a prescription.

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