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Dr. Krishna Kumar
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Timolide (Overview)

Timolide is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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Beta blocker with diuretic (timolide) effective?

Beta blocker with diuretic (timolide) effective?

Modestly: Most beta-blocker and diuretic combinations we're formulated for use in mild hypertension. ...Read more

Dr. Krishna Kumar
4 doctors shared insights

Timolide (Overview)

Timolide is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood pressure drug (cardiovascular drug).


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What is the next best thing to the timolide I was taking?

Timolide: Timolide is a combination drug of timolol a beta blocker and hydrochlorothiazide a diuretic. There are several other beta blocker/hydrochlorothiazide combinations on the market. Your dr. Is best able to choose an alternative to timolide for you. There is not much to choose between beta blocker/thiazide combination drugs. ...Read more

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Beta blocker with diuretic (timolide 10/25)--whats the use?

Beta blocker with diuretic (timolide 10/25)--whats the use?

Modestly: Most beta-blocker and diuretic combinations we're formulated for use in mild hypertension. ...Read more

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What is timoptic (timolol)?

What is timoptic (timolol)?

Timoptic (timolol): Is an eye medication used to treat glaucoma (high pressure in the eye). ...Read more

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Is anturane (sulfinpyrazone) the same as probenecid?

Is anturane (sulfinpyrazone) the same as probenecid?

No: Anti gout medicine, not same as probencid. This is a uricosuric agent as well. ...Read more

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I'm using 2 rotacaps for asthma (salbutamol sulphate& ipratropium bromide, fluticasino propionate& formaterol fumarate). Is the long term use safe?

I'm using 2 rotacaps for asthma (salbutamol sulphate& ipratropium bromide, fluticasino propionate& formaterol fumarate). Is the long term use safe?

Yes and no: The last drug you mentioned formaterol is a long acting beta agonist (laba). In the us, labas alone are used in treating copd. When used in asthma and to reduce their potential serious side effects, they must be combined with a steroid like fluticasone. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: spiriva handihaler (tiotropium bromide)?

Please describe the medication: spiriva handihaler (tiotropium bromide)?

An inhaled COPD med: That is an anti-cholinergic drug used once daily in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ...Read more

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Is voltaren (diclofenac) ophthalmic drops effective?

Is voltaren (diclofenac) ophthalmic drops effective?

It depends: It depends on why it is being used. It can be effective for bacterial infection. ...Read more

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Beta blocker with diuretic (timolide) effective?

Modestly: Most beta-blocker and diuretic combinations we're formulated for use in mild hypertension. ...Read more

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Is levobunonol eyedrop the same as nyolol or timoptol eyedrops?

Is levobunonol eyedrop the same as nyolol or timoptol eyedrops?

Beta blocker: The three are different beta blockers all do essentially the same thing as eye drops with mild differences such as in half time. ...Read more

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What is zaroxolyn (metolazone) used for?

Metolazone: It is a powerful diuretic that works in proximal tubule. Used in patients who retain salt and water and have kidney failure. ...Read more

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Is beclazone the same medicine as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Is beclazone the same medicine  as beclovent (beclomethasone)?

Yes these are same: Yes these are inhalant medicines used for asthma, but the same, named differently in different countries. ...Read more

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What is prednisolone acetate ophthalmic suspension USP used for?

What is prednisolone acetate ophthalmic suspension USP used for?

Eye infammation: Can be used in treatment corneal injuries from chemical, radiation, or thermal burns, or penetration of foreign bodies. Also used in treatment of steroid-responsive inflammatory conditions of the eye as allergic conjunctivitis. ...Read more

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How effective is timolol (Betimol) for treating glaucoma?

Variable: Timolol is a beta blocker and has been used for decades for treating glaucoma. It is generally very effective, but has potential side effects. Every eye responds differently to the available glaucoma treatments. This is why the eye pressure is checked 4-6 weeks after starting any new glaucoma drop for effectiveness. ...Read more

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Beta blocker with diuretic (timolide 10/25)--was it ever used in pregnancy?

BETABLOCKERS: Not used in pregnancy due to danger of fetal bradycardia, hypoglycemia and hinders growth of baby. ...Read more

Dr. Gregory Moneta
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Timolol And Hydrocholorthiazide (Definition)

Timolol|hydrocholorthiazide is a combination blood pressure agent which is a kind of blood ...Read more