Drugs for treating Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a damage caused in the optic nerve. This can even result in the vision loss if un-noticed. The loss of vision is very slow that people will not be able to recognize it unless it is in advance stage. Early detection of the disease can prevent the vision loss.

Two common Glaucoma types are primary open-angle glaucoma and acute angle-closure glaucoma. There will be gradual loss of vision in both the types of Glaucoma. Eye pains, redness in the eye are the symptoms experienced by the people having acute angle closure glaucoma.

Depending on the type and intensity of the glaucoma either medication or surgery is opted to reduce the pressure of the optic nerve. Various medicines that are available at International Drug Mart used for the treatment of Glaucoma.

Eye Drops
Generic for Alphagan P O (Brimonidine Tartrate)
Generic for Betoptic (Betaxolol)
Generic for Cosopt (Dorzolamide-Timolol)
Generic for Isopto Carpine (Pilocarpine)
Generic for Levobunolol (Levobunolol)
Generic for Trusopt (Oxcarbazepine)

Prescription tablet that is prescribed for Glaucoma
Generic for Acetazolamide (Acetazolamide)


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