RESCULA Rx

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RESCULA

Glaucoma
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Unoprostone isopropyl 0.15%; oph soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

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Indications for RESCULA:

Reduction of intraocular pressure in open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.

Adult:

1 drop twice daily.

Children:

Not established.

Warnings/Precautions:

Active intraocular inflammation. Aphakia. Pseudophakia with torn posterior lens capsule. Risk of macular edema. Contact lenses (remove; may reinsert lenses 15 minutes after administration). Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Allow at least 5 minutes between application of other topical ophthalmic agents.

Pharmacological Class:

Prostanoid (docosanoid).

Adverse Reactions:

Burning/stinging, dry eyes, itching, increased length of eyelashes, increased ocular pigmentation (iris, periorbital tissues, eyelashes), abnormal vision, eyelid disorder, foreign body sensation, lacrimation disorder.

Elimination:

Renal.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Soln—5mL