Generic name: Betaxolol hydrochloride
Betoptic Ophthalmic Solution and Betoptic S Ophthalmic Suspension contain a medication that lowers internal eye pressure and is used to treat open-angle glaucoma (high pressure of the fluid in the eye).
Uses of Betoptic
Side Effects of Betoptic
Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, inform your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue using Betoptic. Temporary eye discomfort
Warnings and precautions before taking Betoptic:
Before you use Betoptic, tell your doctor if you have any of the following:
If you are having surgery, your doctor may advise you to gradually stop using Betoptic before you undergo general anesthesia.
This drug may lose some of its effectiveness for glaucoma after you have been taking it a long time.
Drug Interaction :-If Betoptic is used with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. It is especially important to check with your doctor before combining Betoptic with the following:
Any medication used in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Betoptic, seek medical attention immediately. With an oral beta blocker, symptoms of overdose might include:
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