Ocusert

Active Ingredient(s): Pilocarpine
Category: Vision / Eye Health



Ocusert Overview

Pilocarpine is a medication used to reduce pressure inside the eye and treat dry mouth.[1][3] As eye drops it is used to manage angle closure glaucoma until surgery can be performed, ocular hypertension, primary open angle glaucoma, and to bring about constriction of the pupil following its dilation.[1][4][5] However, due to its side effects it is no longer typically used in the long term management.[6&...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Pilocarpine
  • Gel: 4%
  • Insert, Extended Release: 20mcg/hr
  • Liquid: 0.25%, 0.5%, 2%, 3%, 4%
  • Solution: 0.25%, 0.5%, 1%, 2%, 3%, 4%, 5%, 6%, 8%
  • Tablet: 5mg, 7.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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