Dorzolamide hydrochloride ophthalmic solution, or dorzolamide, is used to treat open-angle glaucoma and hypertension of the eye. Dorzolamide reduces the level of fluid in the eye, and thus reduces the pressure inside of the eye. Dorzolamide is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor drug that is applied as a topical solution to the eye. This medication requires a doctor’s prescription. Dorzolamide is manufactured under the brand name Trusopt.
- Q Is dorzolamide safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?
- Q Is diarrhea a side effect of dorzilamide?
- Q Does dorzolamide interact with other medications or foods?
- Q Who should not use dorzolamide ophthalmic?
- Q What should I avoid while taking dorzolamide?
- Q Who should take dorzolamide?