Indications for: AZOPT

Open-angle glaucoma. Ocular hypertension.

Adult Dosage:

1 drop 3 times daily.

Children Dosage:

Not established.

AZOPT Warnings/Precautions:

Severe renal impairment (CrCl <30mL/min): not recommended. Discontinue if serious systemic or hypersensitivity reactions occur. Low endothelial cell counts: increased risk for corneal edema. Acute angle-closure glaucoma. Soft contact lenses (remove; may reinsert 15mins after administration). Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

AZOPT Classification:

Carbonic anhydrase inhibitor (sulfonamide).

AZOPT Interactions:

Concomitant oral carbonic anhydrase inhibitors: not recommended. Separate administration of other oph drugs by ≥10mins. Concomitant high-dose salicylate therapy may cause rare acid-base alterations.

Adverse Reactions:

Blurred vision, bitter/sour taste, blepharitis, dermatitis, dry eye, foreign body sensation, headache, hyperemia; ocular discharge, discomfort, or itch; keratitis, rhinitis.

Generic Drug Availability:


How Supplied:

Susp—10mL, 15mL

Pricing for AZOPT

10ml of 1% eye dropper (Qty: 1)
Appx. price $98