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What are the side effects of timolol maleate ophthalmic GFS?

The most common side effects of timolol maleate ophthalmic GFS (gel forming solution) include stinging or burning of the eyes. Other possible side effects are eye pain or dryness, blurry vision, droopy eyelid, double vision, nasal congestion or cough, dry mouth, drowsiness, headaches, rash, weakness and diarrhea.

Rarely more serious side effects may include oozing eyes, sensitivity to light, eyelid swelling, mood changes or hallucinations, low blood pressure, fatigue, insomnia, slow heart rate, cold, nausea and shortness of breath.
Get emergency help if you experience signs of an allergic reaction including hives, swelling of the lips, face or tongue or difficulty breathing.

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