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Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

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5ml Eye Drop in Bottle

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Timolol(0.5 %) + Dorzolamid / Dorzolamide(2.0 %)
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GLAUCOMA DRUGS

Medical Description

Misopt Eye drops is used to reduce the pressure in the eye (ocular hypertension) in adults. Misopt eye drops contain dorzolamide and timolol as their active ingredient. This medicine acts by reducing ...
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    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
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uses

Uses of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

Misopt eye drops is used to treat high pressure within the eye in adults.
contraindications

Contraindications of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

  • If you are allergic to dorzolamide, timolol or any of the component Misopt eye drops.
  • If you have lung condition such as asthma, chronic lung disease (which may cause difficulty in breathing or chronic cough).
  • If you have heart disease such as heart blockage, heart failure, decreased heart rate.
  • If you have kidney failure or acidosis with increase chloride ions.
sideEffects

Side effects of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

  • Stingling
  • Burning
  • Altered taste
  • Itching
  • Headache
  • Eye irritation
  • Dry eyes
  • Bluured vision
  • Eye infection
  • Eye pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Misopt eye drop during pregnancy?
A:
Misopt eye drop should not be used during pregnancy. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Misopt eye drop while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Misopt eye drop on breastmilk. It is recommedend to avoid breastfeeding while on this medicine. Talk to your doctor for more information.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Misopt eye drop?
A:
Misopt eye drops does not impair driving ability. After instilling an eye drop, you may experience partial blurring of vision, so it is advised to wait for some time after using this eye drop before driving a vehicle or using a machine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Misopt eye drop?
A:
Alcohol along with Misopt eye drops may increase the side effect of this medicine. Thus, it is advised to limit the use of alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart disease or condition such as decreased heart rate and blood pressure.
  • You have lung conditions such as difficulty in breathing or asthma.
  • You have a blood circulation disorder.
  • You have hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid), low blood sugar, liver or kidney disease.
  • You experience any allergic reaction or side effect after using eye drops.
  • You had an eye surgery recently or have any other eye disease.
  • Avoid use of contact lenses.
  • You are on any other medication.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

How Does It Work?

  • Misopt eye drops contains timolol and dorzolamide. They work by decreasing the raised intraocular (inside the eye).
  • Dorzolamide acts by decreasing the aqueous humour secretion and thus decreasing the sodium and fluid flow.
  • Timolol acts by decreasing the aqueous humour (transparent water-like fluid) production within the eye thereby lowering the fluid pressure built up within your eye.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

  • Use this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow directions carefully & do not miss doses.
  • 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 and it must be kept clean.
  • Wipe any excess liquid from your face with a tissue.
  • Use the exact number of drops recommended.
interactions

Interactions of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Misopt eye drops works or Misopt eye drops themselves can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction. In particular, if you are taking medicines to treat high bloo...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

  • Store at temperature not exceeding 25°C.
  • Protect it from freezing.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.
  • Discard the solution if it changes color, turns cloudy or if it contains particles.
  • Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste.
dosage

Dosage of Misopt Eye Drops 5ml

Overdose

  • As Misopt eye drops is meant for external application cases of overdose is unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
  • 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 applying Misopt eye drops, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over apply this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B.Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Will Misopt eye drop cause blurry vision?

A: Yes, Misopt eye drops may cause blurry vision for some time or a short duration. If these conditions worsen, connect with your doctor. Avoid performing any activities requiring consciousness such as driving, cutting.

Q: For how long should I use Misopt eye drop?

A: Always consult your doctor for the proper dose and duration of this medicine. Do not stop this medicine suddenly unless advised by your doctor. Abrupt stopping of this medicine may result in withdrawal symptoms and worsening of the condition. Your doctor may gradually reduce the dose of this medicine.

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ContainsTimolol(0.5 %),Dorzolamid / Dorzolamide(2.0 %)
UsesRaised intraocular pressure
Side effectsEye pain, burning, redness, headache
Last Updated on: 22 Nov 2021 | 12:52 PM (IST)
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