Betoptic S is a prescription medication that is used to treat conditions involving high pressure inside the eye such as open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. Betoptic S contains the beta-blocker medication betaxolol and works to reduce pressure inside the eye by decreasing the amount of fluid produced.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
Common side effects of Betoptic S include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of betaxolol.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Betoptic S?
If you miss a dose of Betoptic S, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Betoptic S?
Betoptic S is available at a strength of 0.25%.