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Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 09-10-2010, 06:30 PM
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Posted By ADev
Yep just timolol on her eye - it stopped growing...

Yep just timolol on her eye - it stopped growing as soon as we started the timolol, but we didn't see it go down until like a month or two of constant use. After 3 months of use it was pretty small...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 09-10-2010, 05:11 PM
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Posted By ADev
Laser and Timolol pics..

Here are 3 pics of my daughter...the 1st pic is in March and shows her cheek H right before 1st the laser treatment (you can also see the start of her deep eye H too), second one is in late April...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 08-25-2010, 12:35 AM
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Posted By ADev
We use Timolol on my daughter's small deep eyelid...

We use Timolol on my daughter's small deep eyelid H and on her pencil eraser size superficial cheek H (that we also lasered starting at 1 1/2 months). We started Timolol when she was 3 1/2 months old...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 07-10-2010, 01:46 AM
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Posted By ADev
Wow your daughter looks awesome!! We have done 6...

Wow your daughter looks awesome!! We have done 6 lasers on our baby since she was a month old...she's now 6 months (small but stubborn cheek hemangioma). All were without anesthesia. She did cry a...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 06-16-2010, 01:45 AM
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Posted By ADev
All wait and see'rs should at least try...

All wait and see'rs should at least try Timolol/Timoptic....it's a topical beta blocker with no side effects and may help decrease redness and size. It's the perfect solution for parents who don't...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-27-2010, 04:34 PM
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Posted By ADev
We just do a drop in the morning and a drop at...

We just do a drop in the morning and a drop at night. It's a medicine meant for glaucoma so it comes in a eye dropper bottle - kind of a clear gel that dries quickly on the skin. Super easy and...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-25-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 15
Posted By ADev
Unfortunately I waited until her H had started...

Unfortunately I waited until her H had started thickening and raising (about 2 mm off her face) which makes laser less effective.... I was expecting the laser to remove it immediately, but had to...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-23-2010, 04:01 PM
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Views: 15
Posted By ADev
I'd do laser before propranolol - my daughter has...

I'd do laser before propranolol - my daughter has had a few laser treatments on her cheek H and it is really easy and quick - she cries for about 3 minutes and then seems to forget all about it (my...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-22-2010, 11:51 PM
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Posted By ADev
AM 240 - Timolol is a good conservative choice...

AM 240 - Timolol is a good conservative choice for treatment (it is not like propranolol or steroids at all in terms of being a drug with potential side effects) - it's a topical beta blocker so you...
Forum: Help and Resources for Hemangiomas 05-01-2010, 01:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12
Posted By ADev
Timolol - give it a try!

My 3 month old daughter has 3 H's - one on her cheek, one on her pelvis area, and a deep one under her eyelid (not very big or hurting vision yet). We have lasered her cheek and pelvis H's 4 times...
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