Azopt Ophthalmic Drops, Suspension 1pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Azopt: Ophthalmic drops, suspension (1%)

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Azopt 1% Ophth Susp
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Azopt 1% Ophth Susp

What is this Medicine?

BRINZOLAMIDE (bryn XOE la mide) is used in the eye to treat open-angle glaucoma and high pressure in the eye.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Azopt: Ophthalmic drops, suspension(1%)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Azopt 1% Ophthalmic Suspension

NDC: 000650275
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Glaucoma, Ocular Hypertension

Storage Information
Store between 39 to 86 degrees F
Azopt 1% Ophthalmic Suspension

Reported Side Effects for Azopt 1% Ophthalmic Suspension

Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Keratopathy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Double Vision Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Eye Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Pain Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Inflammatoin Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Foreign Body Sensation Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Engorgement With Blood Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itchy Eyes Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Inflamed Eyes Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Rhinitis Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Eyes Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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