Combigan Eye Drop 5ml contains Timolol 5mg and Brimonidine 2mg used in the treatment of ocular hypertension and glaucoma.
Timolol is a beta-blocker while Brimonidine is a sympathomimetic.
They work by decreasing the production of aqueous humour (fluid in the eye), thereby lowering the increased eye pressure.
Brimonidine works by allowing better fluid drainage from within the eye and also by decreasing the amount of fluid formed in the eye.
- It belongs to a class of drugs known as alpha agonists.
- Timolol is thought to work by decreasing the amount of fluid formed in the eye.
- Timolol belongs to a class of drugs known as beta blockers.
- This medication is not recommended for use in children less than 2 years old due to an increased risk of serious side effects.
Ask the doctor or pharmacist for more details.