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Betagan Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Betagan?

You should not take Betagan if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Betagan, levobunolol hydrochloride, or any of the inactive components used to make Betagan. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • Have asthma.
  • Have severe COPD.
  • Have a very low heart rate (severe bradycardia).
  • Have severe heart failure.
  • Have second or third degree heart block (a problem with electrical signal conduction in the heart).
  • Have cardiogenic shock (an emergency heart problem).
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Betagan should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific warnings and precautions with Betagan that may apply to you.
 
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