Eye/Ear

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Alpha Agonists

IND: Glaucoma. AE: Local allergic reaction40%, dry mouth, tachycardia, hypotension, headache, tremor. CI: MAOIs.
apraclonidine: AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.5, 1%. DOS: 1-2 drops BID or TID.


brimonidine=Alphagan (P): AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.15, 0.2%. DOS: 1 drop BID.


 

Beta (β) Blockers

IND: Glaucoma. EVD: Decreases IOP by 20-25%. AE: Usually well tolerated but could get stinging, dry eyes, rarely conjunctivitis. Systemic effects: bronchospasm, exacerbation of CHF, dyspnea, bradycardia, hypotension, syncope, depression, impotence, altered response to hypoglycemia, reduction of high-density lipoproteins. CI: Asthma.
betaxolol=Betoptic S: AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.25%. DOS: 1 drop once in am or BID.


levobunolol=Betagan: AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.25,0.5%. DOS: 1 drop once in am or BID.


timolol: AVL: Ophthalmic (drops0.25,0.5%, gel0.25,0.5%). ADM: Shake gel before each use. DOS: DROPS: 1 drop once in am or BID. GEL: 1 drop once/d.


 

Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors

IND: Glaucoma.
brinzolamide=Azopt: AVL: Ophthalmic drops1%. DOS: Adj for renal fxn. 1 gtt q12h. OTH:


dorzolamide=Trusopt: AVL: Ophthalmic drops2%.

 

Cholinergic Agonists

IND: Glaucoma.
pilocarpine: AVL: Ophthalmic drops1, 2, 4%. DOS: 1 gtt QID.


 

Prostaglandin Analogues

IND: Glaucoma. EVD: Decreases IOP 25-30%. AE: Can change eye color and cause excess eyelash growth.
bimatoprost=Lumigan RC: AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.01, 0.03%. DOS: 1 gtt in evening.


latanaprost=Xalatan: AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.005%. DOS: 1 gtt in evening.


travoprost=Izba=Travatan Z: AVL: Ophthalmic drops0.003, 0.004%. DOS: 1 gtt in evening.


 

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