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Other name: Timoptic (Timoptic)
Other name: Latanoprost (Latanoprost)
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Timolol maleate is a non-selective beta blocker...
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Latanoprost (pronounced la-TA-noe-prost) ophthalmic solution is a topical medication used for controlling the progression of glaucoma or ocular hypertension by reducing intraocular pressure. It is a prostaglandin analogue (more specifically an analog...
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Timolol maleate is a non-selective beta blocker...
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Latanoprost (pronounced la-TA-noe-prost) ophthalmic solution is a topical medication used for controlling the progression of glaucoma or ocular hypertension by reducing intraocular pressure. It is a prostaglandin analogue (more specifically an analog...
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and Timolol had disastrous side effects, characterized...
" The combination of Xalatan and Timolol had disastrous side effects, characterized by redness, blurring, ...lasted a week or more. Timolol alone was effective without any of... "

you didn't have any problems. I tried the Xalatan but it...
" ...glad to hear you didn't have any problems. I tried the Xalatan but it caused extreme chest pressure with me. I am now on Timolol in the mornings, (causes diarrhea) and a new one... "

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have to take meds such as Xalatan or timolol and couldn't...
" Does anyone's mom have glaucoma and have to take meds such as Xalatan or timolol and couldn't breast feed you as a baby. I ...have on the baby if a woman who takes Timolol or Xalatan breast feeds. Thank... "

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d I was using Xalatan, but it's actually TravatanZ that I'm...
" ...that I said I was using Xalatan, but it's actually TravatanZ that ...of these sometimes.) I was on Timolol too for a time but had trouble with a rash from this and am ...I'm told, is similar to... "

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successful. Also was placed on Xalatan drops to prevent...
" ...emergency decompression by an otolaryngologist which was successful. Also was placed on Xalatan drops to prevent Glaucoma but was later placed on Timolol which is less costly. Hope this... "

drop medication to Xalatan, which he says is better than my...
" ...cancer treatment shown below. I have been a glaucoma patient for 8-9 years. ...concerned, and has changed my eyedrop medication to Xalatan, which he says is better than my previous eyedrops (timolol).... "

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began taking Xalatan about ten days ago for high pressure...
" I just began taking Xalatan about ten days ago for high pressure in my ...of speaking with my doctor about switching to Timolol-a beta-blocker but since I am... "

used timolol before, but feel better with betoptic. A...
" ...daily activities. I am using betoptic (alcon produce) drops two ...tension for four years. I used timolol before, but feel better with betoptic. A doctor ...IOP for long time? It`s xalatan better medicine for... "

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this medication. Fortunately, xalatan is effective, b...
" Timolol not effective for others besides me? My doctor prescribed timolol .5 (Falcon brand) as an ...to know if I am unique in being non reactive to this medication. Fortunately, xalatan is effective,... "

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was on Xalatan for two years which worked wonderfully well....
" Glaucoma treatment I was on Xalatan for two years which worked wonderfully well. Then after combining plysporin and xalatan on and off for six ...and eyes. Then back to Xalatan for two weeks. Just to... "

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