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Optipranolol

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INDICATIONS

OptiPranolol (metipranolol ophthalmic solution) Ophthalmic Solution is indicated in the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure in patients with ocular hypertension or open angle glaucoma.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

The recommended dose is one drop of OptiPranolol (metipranolol ophthalmic solution) Ophthalmic Solution in the affected eye(s) twice a day.

If the patient's IOP is not at a satisfactory level on this regimen, use of more frequent administration or a larger dose of OptiPranolol (metipranolol ophthalmic solution) Ophthalmic Solution is not known to be of benefit. Concomitant therapy to lower intraocular pressure can be instituted.

In clinical trials, OptiPranolol® (metipranolol ophthalmic solution) Ophthalmic Solution was safely used during concomitant therapy with pilocarpine, epinephrine or acetazolamide.

HOW SUPPLIED

OptiPranolol® (metipranolol ophthalmic solution) 0.3% is supplied in a plastic bottle with a controlled drop tip and a yellow plastic screw-top cap as follows:

5  mL: NDC 24208-275-07 - AB40207
10 mL: NDC 24208-275-09 - AB40209

Storage

Store between 15° - 30° C (59° - 86° F). Replace cap immediately after use.

DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED NECKBAND IS NOT INTACT.

FOR OPHTHALMIC USE ONLY.

Bausch & Lomb Incorporated, Tampa, FL 33637. REV. 11/03-91. FDA rev date: 11/21/2006

Last reviewed on RxList: 11/13/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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