Ocupress

Active Ingredient(s): Carteolol
FDA Approved: * May 23, 1990
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
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".



Ocupress Overview

Carteolol is a non-selective beta blocker used to treat glaucoma. It has been found to act as a serotonin 5-HT1A and 5-HT1B receptor antagonist in addition to being a beta blocker.[1] It was patented in 1972 and approved for medical use in 1980.[2] Brand names Brand names include Cartrol, Ocupress, Teoptic, Arteolol, Arteoptic, Calte, Cartéabak, Carteol, Cartéol, Cartrol, Elebloc, Endak, Glauteolol, Mikelan, Poenglaucol, and Singlauc. References...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Carteolol
  • Solution: 1%
  • Solution/drops: 1%
  • Tablet: 10mg, 2.5mg, 5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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