Lower-cost generic availableClass: Ophthalmic

Cosopt 

(dorzolamide / timolol)

Lower-cost generic availableClass: Ophthalmic
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lowers eye pressure

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Our bottom line

An effective two medicine combination that is used when one medication is not effective, and you are looking for ease of using both medications in one drop. Lowering eye pressure can prevent the onset of glaucoma.

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Upsides

  • Easier to use with two medications in one drop.
  • May add another medication when needed..
  • May be more effective than using only one medication.

Downsides

  • May cause carbonated beverages to taste metallic.
  • You must wait 5 minutes before using another eye drop.
  • Not used in children under 2 years of age.
  • dorzolamide/timolol is not used if you have lung disease or heart conditions relating to a low heart rate or low blood pressure.
  • May cause blurred vision.
How it works

[name_common decreases the production of fluids within the eye, and increases the flow of fluids out of the eye.

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Side effect rates for Cosopt (dorzolamide / timolol)

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Common concerns from people taking Cosopt (dorzolamide / timolol)

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