Betaxolol Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Betaxolol: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Betaxolol 10mg Tab
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Betaxolol 10mg Tab
KVK-Tech, Inc.
Pill Identification: K 13 

What is this Medicine?

BETAXOLOL (be TAX oh lol) is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers reduce the workload on the heart and help it to beat more regularly. This medicine is used to treat high blood pressure.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Betaxolol: Oral tablet(10mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet

NDC: 428060038
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hypertension

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet

Itching Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
No White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High White Blood Cells Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Attack Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Abnormal Heart Rhythm Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Lightheadedness Incidence:
<14.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Ambras Syndrome Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Lymph Nodes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Bruises Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blood Clot Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Block Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
<14.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heart Failure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Potassium Level Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Triglycerides Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Uric Acid Level Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Depression Incidence:
0.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nightmares Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.2-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
1.3-1.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
1.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.9-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
1.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
2.4-7.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
2.4%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Tiredness Incidence:
2.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
2.9-9.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
3.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Pain Incidence:
3.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.9-4.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
5.8-8.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
*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.
Daily Life Interactions for Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet(Betaxolol Hydrochloride)
Marijuana and Beta-blockers(Betaxolol Hydrochloride)
Do not take Marijuana, Medical and Beta-Blockers (examples: Coreg, Metoprolol or Lopressor or Toprol, Nadolol or Corgard, Propranolol or Inderal) together without talking to your health care provider. Marijuana, Medical may decrease the effectiveness of Beta-Blockers. It is possible that Marijuana, Medical can cause high blood pressure, increased heart rate or other heart-related side effects in persons predisposed to these conditions, which may make the Beta-Blocker-type drug less effective at treating heart or blood pressure related problems.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10mg Tablet(Betaxolol Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and Antihypertensives(Betaxolol Hydrochloride)
Although an interaction is possible, Ethanol (alchohol) and Antihypertensive Agents (drugs used to reduce high blood pressure) may be used together. Ethanol or alchohol-containing beverages may increase the effects of Antihypertensive Agents on your blood pressure. If the blood pressure drops too low while taking Ethanol and Antihypertensive Agents, you may become dizzy or feel faint. To limit this interaction, avoid alcohol-containing beverages while taking medicines to lower your blood pressure. Do not stand or sit up too quickly. Contact your prescriber if you have dizziness which does not go away.
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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