Rational use of the fixed combination of dorzolamide – timolol in the management of raised intraocular pressure and glaucoma

@inproceedings{Yeh2008RationalUO,
  title={Rational use of the fixed combination of dorzolamide – timolol in the management of raised intraocular pressure and glaucoma},
  author={Jason Yeh and Daniel J Kravitz and Brian A Francis},
  booktitle={Clinical ophthalmology},
  year={2008}
}
Glaucoma is a multifactorial optic neuropathy in which the main therapeutic target is lowering of intraocular pressure (IOP) in order to retard the progression of existing structural and functional damage. The three mainstays of treatment are pharmacologic, laser, and surgical. The primary standard therapy in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension is topical medication. When monotherapy does not adequately lower the intraocular pressure, one or more agents are added or… CONTINUE READING