Dorzox Eye Drop 2% (5 ml)
About Dorzox Eye Drops
Dorzox Eye Drops are a prescribed medicine used to relieve high eye pressure.
High eye pressure is caused due to accumulation of eye fluid and the disability of its release into the blood.
High eye pressure, also known as increased intraocular pressure, can lead to severe diseases like Glaucoma.
Dorzox drops help to prevent the gradual loss of vision or eyesight by lowering the increased pressure in the eyes.
It contains Dorzolamide, a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor, as its active ingredient.
You can buy the Dorzox Eye drop from the comfort of your home through WowRxPharmacy.
The Dorzolamide eye drop helps decrease the intraocular pressure that could lead to Open-angle Glaucoma.
Glaucoma is an eye problem in which the optic nerve is damaged, leading to increased eye pressure, and if left untreated, it can lead to permanent blindness.
The Dorzolamide eye drops work by lowering the pressure in the eye. Dorzox Eye Drops one should put 5 ml only in the afflicted eye, and one should avoid contact with the normal eye.
Dorsox comes with highly positive reviews and is a recommended medication for Open-angle Glaucoma.
Dorzox Eye Drop contains Dorzolamide as its active ingredient.
Dorzolamide, an FDA-approved medication, belongs to the class of drugs called Carbonic Anhydrase inhibitors.
It works to decrease the high pressure in the eyes. It is a condition called Ocular Hypertension.
High eye pressure can be an early symptom of severe diseases like Glaucoma. If not treated, increased intraocular pressure can also lead to complete blindness.
The Dorzolamide eye drop decreases the production of Aqueous Humour to lower the increased eye pressure.
The decrease in the production of eye fluid lowers eye pressure.
Directions to use
Since the severity of the disease varies from person to person, you should always consult your doctor about the frequency and dose of the eye drops.
You must use Dorzox eye drops as directed by a physician at a specific time.
It is usually advisable for patients to use Dorzox Eye drops regularly.
It is usually recommended to follow the following steps:
- Hold it close to your face without pressing the dropper's tip to the eye
- Put the eye drop liquid in the lower eyelid by gently pressing the dropper
- Wipe up any excess fluids with a fresh towel
If you forget, administer the Dorzox eye drops dose as soon as you remember.
You can skip the missed one if it's time for the next dose.
Avoid taking an overdose of the Dorzolamide eye drops.
In case you have taken multiple doses and have experienced eye problems, call your doctor immediately.
If you are allergic to Dorzolamide, your doctor can alternatively prescribe:
- Bimat LS Eye Drop 3ml
- Actavis Bimatoprost 300 mcg (0.03%)
- Bimat (With Brush) 3 ml. (0.03%)
- Brimodin 5 ml Eye Drops
- Iotim, 0.5% eye, drops 5 ml
- Brimosun P 0.15% Eye Drop
- Travatan 2.5 ml (0.004%)
- Xalatan Eye Drops 0.005% (2.5 ml)
Like all other medicine, Dorzox Eye drops might have some side effects.
Most of these side effects caused by Dorzolamide do not need medical attention and disappear as your body gets used to the medicine.
If the side effects persist for a longer time, contact your physician immediately,
- Bitter taste
- Blurred vision
- Stinging in the eyes
- Burning eyes
All drugs interact differently for different individuals.
Before using any medicine, you should check all the interactions of Dorzolamide with your doctor.
The following medicines might interact with Dorzox to show side effects. If you take any of the following medicines, consult your doctor before applying the eye drops,
- Bismuth subsalicylate
- Choline salicylate
If you have the following conditions, inform your doctor before using the eye drops,
- Bone marrow suppression
You can keep in mind the following precautions while using Dorzolamide eye drops
- It is usually recommended to put one drop 2-3 times daily in the affected eye
- Immediately after infusing the drop, apply pressure to the corner of the eye that is near the nose for about 1 minute. It reduces the possibility of side effects
- To avoid contaminating the eye drops, make sure you don't touch the dropper tip with any surface or your eye
- If you wear contact lenses, remove them before using Dorzox eye drops, and wait for at least 15 minutes before re-inserting them
- When using more than one eye medication, wait for at least 5-10 minutes before putting the following eye medication in the same eye to avoid diluting the medicine
Keep it away from pets and children. Dorzox should be kept in the refrigerator. Avoid freezing it.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Dorzolamide used for?
Dorzolamide is a Carbonic Anhydrase inhibitor used to treat high intraocular pressure. It restricts the accumulation of eye fluid and helps to lower the increased eye pressure.
How long can I use Dorzolamide eye drops?
You should use Dorzolamide eye drops for as long as your doctor has prescribed it.
Should Dorzolamide eye drops be refrigerated?
Yes. Dorzolamide eye drops work better when refrigerated.