IntroductionIotim Plus Eye Drop has a combination of medicines that is used to treat glaucoma and ocular hypertension. It decreases the fluid (aqueous humor) production in the eye which relieves the pressure in the eye.
Iotim Plus Eye Drop is to be used only in the affected eye in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. Wash your hands before using this medicine. It is advised to check the label for directions before use. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the infection returning or worsening.
The most common side effects include headache, eye pain, blurred vision, eyebrow pain, itching, irritation, redness and burning sensation at the application site. If these side effects persist for a longer duration, inform your doctor. In case by accident, this medicine goes into your ears, nose or mouth, immediately rinse it with water.
Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or are allergic to this medicine or taking any other medication. This medicine is safe to use in breastfeeding mothers. It is advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery after use of this medicine as it may make you feel dizzy or sleepy and may affect your ability to drive.
Uses of Iotim Plus Eye Drop
- Ocular hypertension
Side effects of Iotim Plus Eye DropMost side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them
Common side effects of Iotim Plus
- Eye pain
- Blurred vision
- Eyebrow pain
- Eye redness
- Burning sensation in eye
How to use Iotim Plus Eye DropThis medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.
How Iotim Plus Eye Drop worksIotim Plus Eye Drop is a combination of two medicines: Timolol and Pilocarpine. Timolol is a beta blocker while Pilocarpine is cholinergic agonist. They work by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.