Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml
Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml
Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml
Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml
Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml
Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

By CIPLA LIMITED
5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
419.75*
MRP 511.89
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Timolol(0.5 %) + Dorzolamid / Dorzolamide(2.0 %)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
GLAUCOMA DRUGS

Medical Description

Dorzox T Eye Drop is a combination of Dorzolamide and Timolol. It is used to lower the pressure built within the eye (ocular hypertension) and open-angle glaucoma. It works by decreasing the productio...
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uses

Uses of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

Dorzox T Eye Drops are used to lower the intraocular (within the eye) pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or hypertension of the eye (ocular hypertension).
contraindications

Contraindications of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

  • If you are allergic to Dorzolamide, Timolol or any other component of Dorzox T Eye Drops.
  • If you have a history of respiratory diseases such as bronchial asthma or severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • If you have any heart disease or disorder including heart failure.
  • If you have severe kidney failure or disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

  • Headache, fatigue
  • Burning and stinging sensation
  • Pain, discharge, irritation, blurred vision, redness of the eye
  • Swelling and itching of the eyelid
  • Altered taste sensation
  • Nausea
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Dorzox T Eye Drops during pregnancy?
A:
Dorzox T Eye Drops should not be used during pregnancy, as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Dorzox T Eye Drops while breastfeeding?
A:
Dorzox T Eye Drop passes into the breastmilk and may cause harm to the newborn baby. The use of Dorzox T Eye Drops is not recommended during breastfeeding. Talk To your doctor if you are a nursing mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Dorzox T Eye Drops?
A:
Dorzox T Eye Drops may cause blurring of vision, which may alter the ability to drive. Hence, avoid driving until all these symptoms are resolved.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dorzox T Eye Drops?
A:
It is recommended to avoid or limit the consumption of alcohol with Dorzox T Eye Drops, as it may increase the side effects. Talk to your doctor if you consume it too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience an allergic reaction.
  • You have heart, respiratory, diabetes and liver disease or condition.
  • You have or had a kidney stone.
  • You are on any other medications.
  • You have diabetes and/or hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid gland).
  • You experience loss of vision, dryness of the eye.
  • You have a planned surgery.
  • You wear contact lenses.
  • Dorzox T Eye Drops should not be used in children below 2 years of age.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

How Does It Work?

  • Dorzox T Eye Drops contains Timolol and Dorzolamide. They work by decreasing the raised intraocular (inside the eye).
  • Dorzolamide works by blocking the chemical substance carbonic anhydrase. Thus, decreasing the secretion of the aqueous humour (fluid in the eye) and this helps to lower the pressure within your eye.
  • Timolol acts by decreasing the aqueous humour production, lowering the build fluid pressure within your eye.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

  • Use Dorzox T Eye Drops as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow directions carefully & do not miss an application.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying.
  • Close your eyes for 2-3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze.
  • Avoid touching your eyes with the dropper. Keep the dropper clean.
  • Wipe any excess liquid from your face with a tissue.
  • Use the exact number of drops recommended.
interactions

Interactions of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Effect of Dorzox T Eye Drops may be increased with medicine use to heart condition such as diltiazem, verapamil, quinidine, propranolol, atenolol, amiodarone, digitalis, guanethidine.
  • Concomitant use of Dorzox T Eye Drops with medicine used to increase heart rate such as adrenaline may cause dilation of the pupil (mydriasis).
  • Dorzox T Eye Drops may increase the effect of blood sugar-lowering medicines such as metformin, insulin and may hide the symptoms of lower blood sugar.
  • Effect of Dorzox T Eye Drops may be increased with medicine used to elevate mood such as fluoxetine, paroxetine.
  • Since Dorzox T Eye Drops is to be used externally, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditio...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

  • Store at temperature not exceeding 15°-25°C.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
  • Discard the solution if it changes colour, turns cloudy or if it contains particles.
dosage

Dosage of Dorzox T Eye Drops 5ml

Overdose

  • As Dorzox T Eye Drops is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
  • Excess of Dorzox T Eye Drops may cause dizziness, headache, shortness of breath, decrease heart rate, fatigue, eye irritation or electrolyte imbalance.
  • If you have applied extra quantities of it, wipe the out the excess of the medicine with tissue or cotton.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed instilling Dorzox T Eye Drops, instil it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long can I use Dorzox T Eye Drops?

A: You should use Dorzox T Eye Drops for the duration advised by your doctor. Once you open the bottle make sure you use it within 4 weeks of opening.

Q: Can Dorzox T Eye Drops lower the blood pressure?

A: No, Dorzox T Eye Drops does not significantly lower the systemic blood pressure. It lowers the pressure in the eye (ocular pressure).

Q: Will Dorzox T Eye Drops cause blurry vision?

A: Yes, Dorzox T Eye Drops may cause blurry vision for some time or short duration. If these conditions worsen, connect with your doctor. Avoid performing any activities requiring consciousness.

Q: Can I stop taking Dorzox T Eye Drops when I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking Dorzox T Eye Drops. Your symptoms may improve before the condition being cured completely. You should complete the full course of treatment, else the condition might worsen later. Always consult your doctor before stopping any medicine.

Q: What is the difference between Dorzox T Eye Drops and Dorzox Eye Drop?

A: Dorzox T Eye Drops is a fixed combination medicine which contains Dorzolamide and Timolol, whereas Dorzox Eye Drops contains only Dorzolamide. This combination of medicine provides an additional effect on reducing intraocular pressure compared to either component administered alone. You should only use the medicine prescribed by your doctor, as the same shall be based on your diagnosis and medical history.
Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 04:32 PM (IST)
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