Carbachol Ophthalmic Drops, Solution 1.5pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Carbachol: Ophthalmic drops, solution (1.5%)

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What is this Medicine?

CARBACHOL (kahr buh kawl) is used in the eye to decrease pressure in certain kinds of glaucoma. It is also used to prepare the eyes for surgery.

In-Depth Information

Isopto Carbachol 1.5% Ophthalmic Solution

NDC: 009980223
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Glaucoma

Isopto Carbachol 1.5% Ophthalmic Solution

Reported Side Effects for Isopto Carbachol 1.5% Ophthalmic Solution

Flushing Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Urinary Urgency Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
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.
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

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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