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Dosing Information

The dose of betaxolol that your healthcare provider recommends will vary depending on a number of factors, including:
 
  • The particular product
  • The medical condition being treated
  • How you respond to the medication
  • Other medications you are taking
  • Other medical conditions you may have.
     
As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
 
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Betaxolol Drug Interactions

Betaxolol can potentially interact with a number of other medications (see Drug Interactions With Betaxolol).
 

Overdose Information

An overdose is likely to cause dangerously low blood pressure (hypotension), a slow heart rate (bradycardia), and other serious problems. If you happen to overdose on betaxolol, seek medical attention immediately.
 
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What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Betaxolol?

If you forget to take your dose, take the missed dose as soon as your remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Available Strengths

Betaxolol tablets (Kerlone) come in the following strengths:
 
  • Betaxolol 10 mg
  • Betaxolol 20 mg.
     
Betaxolol eye drops (Betoptic and Betoptic S) come in the following strengths and forms:
 
  • Betaxolol S 0.25 percent suspension
  • Betaxolol 0.5 percent solution.
     
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Betaxolol Drug Information

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