Glaucoma - Lumigan and Timolol both cause me to have headaches. Does anyone else have this problem?

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15 Apr 2010

Headaches are common side effects of Lumigan and Timolol can cause light headedness. However if the headache is severe please let your doctor know and they may be able to give something else.

http://www.drugs.com/sfx/lumigan-side-effects.html

http://www.drugs.com/mtm/timolol.html

You may find the reviews useful.

http://www.drugs.com/comments/bimatoprost-ophthalmic/lumigan.html

Unfortunately there are no reviews for timolol eye drops.

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21 Nov 2010

When I experience headache between applications, I apply Timolol again, judiciously, on the assumption that the medication has not reached the proper site in my eyes. It alleviates it soon.

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