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Can Betagan adversely affect heart functioning?

Betagan (levobunolol) is a type of medication called a beta-blocker. Since Betagan eye drops are absorbed into the body, the medication may cause myocardial depression. That means in individuals with heart disease, Betagan may reduce cardiac output below the level necessary to maintain healthy cardiac function.

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