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11-06 Beta-blockers

Timolol
First Choice

Suitable for prescribing in primary care following specialist recommendation.

In line with Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.

Available as 0.25% and 0.5% eye drops. 

Note: Timolol preservative-free 0.25% and 0.5% unit dose (Timoptol®) was discontinued in March 2018. 

APCO March 2018.


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Timolol Once-daily eye drops TimoptoL®-LA
Restricted

For patients with ocular surface disease. Suitable for prescribing in primary care following specialist recommendation.

In line with Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.

Available in 0.25% and 0.5%. 

APCO March 2018.


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Timolol Tiopex®
Restricted

For patients with preservative allergy. Suitable for prescribing in primary care following specialist recommendation.

In line with Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.

Available as 1mg/g eye gel 0.4g unit dose.

Note: Tiopex® can be used instead of Timoptol® Preservative free eye drops which was discontinued in March 2018.

APCO March 2018.


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Travoprost with Timolol DuoTrav®
Formulary

In line with Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.

APCO March 2018.


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Tafluprost and Timolol Taptiqom®
Restricted

In line with Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.

Tafluprost 15 micrograms/ml + Timolol 5 mg/ml preservative free eye drops.

APCO March 2018.


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Timolol Timoptol®
Non Formulary

 

Discontinued in March 2018.


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Betaxolol Betoptic®
Non Formulary

See Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.


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Carteolol Teoptic®
Non Formulary

See Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.


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Levobunolol
Non Formulary

See Glaucoma and Ocular Hypertension Treatment Guidelines.


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Metipranolol Minims® Metipranolol
Non Formulary

Discontinued.


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