Dorzox-T 5ML Eye Drops
Dorzox T 5ml Eye Drops comprise of Dorzolamide &Timolol. The medicine is used to treat an eye condition known as open-angle glaucoma and intraocular hypertension (unusual high pressure inside the eyes).
How do the DORZOX T 5ML EYE DROPS work?
The medicine works by reducing eye pressure by decreasing the fluid present in the eyes.
How to use the dorzox t 5ml eye drops?
Use Dorzox-T Eye Drops as advised by your physician. Wash your hands properly before using the eye drop. Do not apply the dose more than the dose prescribed by your eye specialist.
If you are using contact lenses, remove them. Wait for a minimum of 15-20 minutes before you put the drops in the eyes. Avoid touching the bottle tip to avoid contamination. In case you are already using any other eye drops, keep a gap of 10 minutes between the two medications.
Do not use Dorzox-T 5ml Eye Drops if
- You are allergic or suffer from asthma or respiratory conditions like COPD.
- Suffer from kidney or heart problems
- If you have liver problems
- If you have a blood disorder
The eye drops are not advisable for use in children below 2 years. Also, speak to your physician about the safety of the medicine if you are breastfeeding or pregnant.
Dosage of doezox t 5ml eye drops
If you missed a dose
In case you tend to miss a dose of the medicine, apply it as soon as you realize missing it. If your next dose is scheduled then skip your missed dose. Avoid consuming double doses to fill the gap for the second dose.
Do not apply overdose on this medicine. Discuss with your doctor if you overdose on the medicine to avoid side effects.
Side effects of the Dorzox-T 5ml Eye Drops
- Itching eyes
- Sensitivity to light
- Blurred vision
- Increased blood pressure
- Burning or discomfort in eyes
- Bitter taste
- Swollen eyes
- Watery eyes
- Redness in eyes
The above side effects disappear after some time once the body adjusts to the medicine. Well, if the symptoms turn severe, seek help from the doctor. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after application of the eye drops as it can result in blurred vision.
Uses of Dorzox-T Eye Drops
It is a serious eye condition that occurs as a result of abnormality wherein the fluid pressure in the eye increases. It can damage the optic nerve resulting in blindness or weak vision. The eye drops help treat this condition by decreasing the settling of fluid in the eyes.
It is an eye condition that results in an unusual increase in pressure in the eyes. The eye drops help treat this eye problem by decreasing the pressure of fluid within the eyes.
Q-How long will Dorzox-T Eye Drops take to show the results of the medicine?
You can see the results of the eye drops within 20-30 minutes.
Q-How long will the effects of the eye drop last?
The duration for which the effects of the medicine last in the body are unknown.
Q-Does the medicine interact with alcohol?
The interaction of the medicine with alcohol is not been stated. So, make sure you get in touch with the physician before consuming alcohol with the medicine.
Q-Will I get habitual with the medication?
It is not a habit-forming medicine.
Q-Can I take this medicine while I am pregnant?
According to animal studies, it has been found that eye drops can harm the fetus. As there is still a lack of evidence for human studies, you can consult the healthcare provider before using this medicine during pregnancy.
Q-Is this medicine safe for breastfeeding women?
It is not known whether the eye drops get transferred to breast milk or not. So, take guidance from the doctor before you use this medicine while you are breastfeeding.
Conditions for which the dorzox t 5ml eye drops are not suitable
The eye drops are not suitable for you if you are suffering from respiratory conditions. For example, asthma or serious chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The drops can mix with the blood and result in bronchoconstriction. So, it can make your condition even worse.
Avoid using eye drops if you have any allergies. Seek emergency medical help if you witness any serious symptoms. For example, skin rash/swelling, itching, or breathing problems.
Serious kidney disease
The eye drops are not suitable for those having serious kidney problems. It can have adverse effects on the condition.
Eye drops are not advisable for people with different health problems. For example, slow heartbeat, heart block, cardiogenic shock, and congestive heart failure as it makes heart problems worse.
If you are allergic to the medicine or have any health issues related to kidney, liver or heart, or any other disease, avoid taking the medicine without a doctor’s advice. The doctor can help you know if the medicine is safe for use after assessing your medical history.