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Buy Cosopt Ophthalmic Solutions

Dorzolamide and Timolol Ophthalmic

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$37.99
Quantity Strength Unit Price Price Cart
1 (ML) Bottle Cosopt 2-0.5% Solution (5ml Bottle) $37.99 $37.99
3 (ML) Bottle Cosopt 2-0.5% Solution (5ml Bottle) $40.00 $119.99

Details

Cosopt Ophthalmic Solution consists of Dorzolamide as a main component. It is used to treat ocular hypertension(a condition in which the pressure inside the eyes increases due to the accumulation fluid called aqueous humor inside the eyes) and open angle glaucoma . Dorzolamide eye drop is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor and it functions by reducing the production of fluid, which leads to the reduction of pressure inside the eyes.

Working of Cosopt Eye Drops

Generic Dorzolamide is a carbonic anhydrase II inhibitor, which is the main isoenzyme used for the secretion of aqueous humor. Inhibition of carbonic anhydrase II decreases the secretion of aqueous humor by reducing the formation of bicarbonate ions with successive decrease in sodium and fluid transport.

Contraindication of Cosopt Ophthalmic Solution

  • Pregnant and breast feeding mothers should avoid use of this medicine.
  • If you are suffering from kidney disease, then you avoid instillation of this medicine.
  • Person allergic to Dorzolamide should avoid use of this eyedrop.

Storage condition of Cosopt Ophthalmic Solution

  • You should keep this eye care solution away from the reach of children.
  • You should keep this medicine away from direct heat, light and moisture.
  • If the bottle of this eye drop is opened, then keep it only for 4 weeks. Avoid use of this bottle for longer time as it may increase the risk of eye infection.

Prescribed Dose of Cosopt Eye Drops

This eye drop should be used two to three times in a day. Wash your face and hands properly and then tilt your head slightly backwards and stretch the lower skin of the eye to make a pouch. Now squeeze a drop of this eye drop into the eyes and close your eyes for 1 or 2 minutes. Wipe out the extra eye drop oozing from the eyes with the help of tissue paper.

If a dose of this eye drop is missed, then instill it as soon as you remember. You should avoid overdose application of this eye care solution.

If an overdose of this ophthalmic solution is instilled, then some overdose symptoms may occur such as:

  • Redness of eyes
  • Itching of the eyes, burning sensation
  • Swelling of the eyes and area around it
  • Blurred vision

In the case of overdose symptoms, consult a nearby doctor.

Adverse effects of Cosopt Eye Drops are stinging, burning sensation, discomfort in the eye after inserting the drops, bitter taste after use of the eye drop, stomach upset, vomiting, itching eyes, redness or swelling eyes, watery eyes, dryness, skin rash etc.

Precaution While Taking Cosopt Eye Drops

Safety tips that should be followed while using Cosopt Ophthalmic Solution are:

  • If you are using any other eye drops for treatment of infection in eyes, then instill Cosopt Eye Drops before or after the gap of 10 minutes.
  • If you have undergone through any eye surgery, then use this eye drop after consulting a doctor.
  • Remove contact lenses before the use of this ophthalmic solution as the contact lens absorbs the chemicals present in the eye drop.
  • To avoid contamination of this eye drop avoid touching the tip of the bottle with dirty hands.