Q: How should I store the Timopic XE?
A: They should be stored at room temperature keeping away from children and pets. Make sure to not dispose this medication in wastewater. Contact a local pharmacist if you require additional help in disposing of unwanted or expired medication.
Q: Can I use Timpotic XE while pregnant or breast feeding?
A: There is a risk in both cases. You should consult with your doctor to know the risk involved before taking Timoptic XE while pregnant or breast feeding.
Q: I have more than one eye drop solution, can I still use Timpotic XE?
A: Yes, in some cases people have multiple eye drop solutions for treating various eye conditions. Allow a few minutes in between medications so that they adsorb into the body. Speak with your doctor regarding multiple eye drop solutions while taking Timoptic XE.
Q: I noticed there is Timoptic and and Timpotic XE, what is the difference?
A: Timpotic is a gel forming solution while regular Timoptic is just a ophthalmic solution. Both will resolve the same symptoms of glaucoma, however, Timoptic XE becomes a gel when it comes in contact with the eyes and can be removed by tears. This may allow for alternate treatments in complicated cases of Glaucoma or other eye diseases.