|Pilocarpine Eye Drops (Generic)|
Isopto Carpine Eye Drops is a prescription medication that is used to treat conditions involving high pressure inside the eye including glaucoma and ocular hypertension. Isopto Carpine Eye Drops contain pilocarpine and works by decreasing the amount of fluid in the eye and causing the eye pupil to decrease in size.
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:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Isopto Carpine Eye Drops include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of pilocarpine:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Isopto Carpine Eye Drops?
If you miss a dose of Isopto Carpine Eye Drops, you should apply it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
Is there a generic alternative to Isopto Carpine Eye Drops?
Generic Isopto Carpine Eye Drops are called pilocarpine eye drops and are available in a strength of 1%. Only brand name Isopto Carpine Eye Drops are available in strengths of 2% and 4%.