Azopt treats glaucoma. May cause blurred vision. Do not drive until you know how it affects you.
Azopt is a prescription medication used to treat an eye condition called glaucoma. It is also used to treat a condition called ocular hypertension (higher than normal pressure inside the eye), which can lead to glaucoma if not treated.
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Uses of Azopt
Azopt is a prescription eye drop used to treat open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension (higher than normal pressure inside the eye), a risk factor for glaucoma.
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Azopt Drug Class
Azopt is part of the drug class:
Side Effects of Azopt
Common side effects include:
- blurred vision
- bitter, sour, or unusual taste after instilling the drops
- dry eyes
- feeling that something is in your eye
- runny nose
This is not a complete list of Azopt side effects. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.