Betaxolol

FDA Approved: * June 30, 2000
Pharm Company: * AKORN
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Betaxolol Overview

Betaxolol (trade names Betoptic, Betoptic S, Lokren, Kerlone) is a selective beta1 receptor blocker used in the treatment of hypertension and glaucoma.[1] Being selective for beta1 receptors, it typically has fewer systemic side effects than non-selective beta-blockers, for example, not causing bronchospasm (mediated by beta2 receptors) as timolol may. Betaxolol also shows greater affininty for beta1 receptors than metoprolol. In addition to its effect on the heart, betaxolol...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Betaxolol
  • Solution: 0.5%
  • Solution/drops: 0.5%
  • Suspension: 0.25%
  • Tablet: 10mg, 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Betaxolol: (14 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0065-0246 Betoptic S 2.8 mg/ml Ophthalmic Suspension by Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • 10135-623 Betaxolol 10 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Marlex Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 10135-624 Betaxolol 20 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Marlex Pharmaceuticals Inc
  • 10702-013 Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10 mg (Betaxolol 8.94 mg) Oral Tablet by Kvk-tech, Inc.
  • 10702-014 Betaxolol Hydrochloride (Betaxolol 17.88 mg) Oral Tablet by Kvk-tech, Inc.
  • 17478-705 Betaxolol 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Akorn, Inc.
  • 24658-700 Betaxolol 10 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Puracap Laboratories LLC
  • 24658-701 Betaxolol 20 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Puracap Laboratories LLC
  • 42806-038 Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10 mg (Betaxolol 8.94 mg) Oral Tablet by Epic Pharma LLC
  • 42806-039 Betaxolol Hydrochloride (Betaxolol 17.88 mg) Oral Tablet by Epic Pharma LLC
  • 54868-4932 Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10 mg (Betaxolol 8.94 mg) Oral Tablet by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 60429-753 Betaxolol Hydrochloride 10 mg (Betaxolol 8.94 mg) Oral Tablet by Golden State Medical Supply, Inc.
  • 60429-754 Betaxolol Hydrochloride (Betaxolol 17.88 mg) Oral Tablet by Golden State Medical Supply, Inc.
  • 61314-245 Betaxolol Hydrochloride 5.6 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Falcon Pharmaceuticals, Ltd.

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