Rescula Ophthalmic Drops, Solution 0.15pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Rescula: Ophthalmic drops, solution (0.15%)

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What is this Medicine?

UNOPROSTONE (yoo noh PROST ohn) lowers the pressure in the eye. It is used to treat open-angle glaucoma and high pressure in the eye.

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Rescula 0.15% Ophthalmic Solution

NDC: 173500015
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Glaucoma, Ocular Hypertension

Storage Information
Store between 36 to 77 degrees F
Rescula 0.15% Ophthalmic Solution

Reported Side Effects for Rescula 0.15% Ophthalmic Solution

Dry Mouth Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Corneal Opacification Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Double Vision Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Corneal Edema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Ambras Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Change In Eye Color Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Corneal Deposits Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Eye Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Iris (Eye) Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Optic Atrophy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Drooping Eyelids Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding In Eye Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bleeding Within The Eye Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Irritation Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Rhinitis Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Eyes Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Red Eyes Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cataracts Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Light Sensitivity Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Diabetes Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Eye Pain Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Inflammatoin Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Visual Impairment Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Foreign Body Sensation Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Blurred Vision Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Swollen Eyelids Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Itchy Eyes Incidence:
10.0-25.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Dry Eyes Incidence:
10.0-25.0%*
Severity: MILD
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

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


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