Glaucoma Medications Explained
This is a particularly important section which I encourage you to read, particularly if you place glaucoma eye-drops regularly.
In the following links- you will find, in simple text, information on each and every eye-drop used for glaucoma. For each class of eye-drops, the mechanism of action, a list of the important side-effects as well as additional information is included.
I strongly encourage you to also read one particular page, discussing how to best instill eye-drops, and answers many questions I’m sure you have about how to best use your eye-drops: 10 important tips for proper instillation of eye-drops
Medications used to lower intra-ocular pressure:
- Tiloptic / Timolol / Nyolol / Betagan
- Nyolol Gel / Tiloptic XE
- Betoptic / Betoptic-S
- Trusopt / Azopt
- Xalatan / Glautan / Travatan / Lumigan
- Uramox / Diamox / Neptazane
- Glaucoma Medications Rarely Used Today