timolol


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ti·mo·lol

 (tī′mō-lōl′)
n.
A beta-blocker drug, C13H24N4O3S, used in its maleate form to treat hypertension and glaucoma, and to prevent recurrence after myocardial infarction.

[t(h)i- + blend of mo(rpho)l(ine), one of its chemical constituents (blend of morphine -ol) and (propran)olol.]

timolol

(ˈtaɪməˌlɒl)
n
(Medicine) a relaxant medicine used to reduce blood pressure

tim•o•lol

(ˈtɪm əˌlɔl, -ˌlɒl)

n.
a beta blocker, C13H24N4O3S, used in the treatment of angina, hypertension, and glaucoma.
[1972; orig. uncertain; perhaps t (h) i- + m (ethyl) + -ol1 + -ol1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.timolol - a beta blocker (trade name Blocadren) administered after heart attacks
beta blocker, beta-adrenergic blocker, beta-adrenergic blocking agent, beta-blocking agent - any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
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timolol

n timolol m
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2019 for drugs for the combination of the active ingredients travoprost / timolol (atc code according to who: S01ed51, Official atc code: S01ed63)
Aims and Objectives: The aim was to evaluate the efficacy of the fixed and unfixed combinations of latanoprost and timolol in patients of open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension (OH).
THE USE OF TOPICAL timolol maleate as a treatment for chronic diabetic and chronic venous ulcers showed increased wound healing compared with controls, according to the results of a prospective observational study of 60 patients.
The companies said the efficacy and safety of VYZULTA were evaluated in two randomized, multi-centre, double-masked, parallel-group Phase 3 studies, APOLLO and LUNAR, comparing VYZULTA with timolol maleate ophthalmic solution 0.
4% Polyvinyl alcohol Timolol maleate Timolol Risk of bronchospasm 0.
However, the fixed combination of dorzolamide with timolol maleate, a nonselective beta blocker, proved to be more effective than dorzolamide alone, in reducing the IOP and pupil diameter (PD) in glaucomatous and healthy dogs (PLUMMER et al.
Common treatment modalities include observation, corticosteroids (Systemic, [5] intralesional [6] and topical), timolol, interferon-[alpha], intravenous vincristine, laser therapy and surgery- of which topical corticosteroids and [beta] blocker have been studied the most.
180[degrees]) as a replacement for fixed combinations (FCs) with timolol in primary open angle glaucoma over 6 months.
A 26-year-old asthmatic pregnant patient whose juvenile open-angle glaucoma had been controlled for 12 years with timolol, brimonidine, and latanoprost presented to the glaucoma service in her second trimester of pregnancy because of an uncontrolled IOP (44 mm Hg in both eyes) detected by her ophthalmologist.
Group A (60 patients, 120 eyes) were put on topical drug combination of Latanoprost and Timolol eye drops and Group B (60 patients, 120 eyes) were treated with topical Latanoprost eye drops alone.
Sulfacetamide, sulfanilamide, timolol maleate, glacial acetic acid, monobasic sodium phosphate, and phosphoric acid were purchased from Sigma-Aldrich.
5% topical timolol solution as a treatment for superficial capillary hemangioma of the eyelid in a 4-month-old infant with very successful results (26).