Iopidine

Active Ingredient(s): Apraclonidine
FDA Approved: * December 31, 1987
Pharm Company: * ALCON
Category: Vision / Eye Health

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



Iopidine Overview

Apraclonidine (INN), also known under the brand name Iopidine, is a sympathomimetic used in glaucoma therapy. It is an α2 adrenergic receptor agonist and a weak α1 adrenergic receptor agonist.[citation needed] Topical apraclonidine is administered at a concentration of 1% for the prevention and treatment of post-surgical intraocular pressure (IOP) elevation and 0.5% for short-term adjunctive therapy in patients on maximally tolerated medical therapy who require addit...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apraclonidine

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Apraclonidine
  • Solution: 0.5%, 1%
  • Solution/drops: 0.5%, 1%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Iopidine: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0065-0660 Iopidine 10 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0065-0665 Iopidine 5 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Alcon Laboratories, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Apraclonidine or a similar ingredient: (1 result)




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