Glaucoma:

Indications for: Dorzolamide

Open-angle glaucoma. Ocular hypertension.

Adults and Children:

1 drop 3 times daily.

Dorzolamide Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if ocular effects (eg, conjunctivitis, lid reactions) occur. Low endothelial cell counts. Contact lenses: remove prior to administration; may reinsert 15mins after dose. Hepatic impairment. Severe renal impairment (CrCl <30mL/min): not recommended. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Dorzolamide Classification:

Carbonic anhydrase inhibitor (sulfonamide).

Dorzolamide Interactions:

Concomitant oral carbonic anhydrase inhibitors: not recommended. May increase salicylate toxicity (acidosis).

Adverse Reactions:

Burning, stinging, bitter taste, punctate keratitis, ocular allergic reaction, blurred vision, tearing, dryness, photophobia; corneal edema, possible sulfa-like systemic effects.

Note:

Formerly known under the brand name Trusopt.

How Supplied:

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Pricing for Dorzolamide

10ml of 2% eye dropper (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $15
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