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Trusopt 2% Eye Drops

Trusopt® (dorzolamide hydrochloride) is a prescription eye drop that is taken to lower the pressure in the eyes (intraocular pressure). Specifically, it is approved to lower eye pressure in people with the following conditions:
 
The standard dosage is one drop applied to the affected eye(s) three times a day. Trusopt can be purchased as either a brand-name drug or a generic drug. Regardless of the type you buy, the eye drops are only available in one strength: a 2% ophthalmic solution, available in 10-mL bottles.
 
Most people tolerate Trusopt well, but side effects can include things like eye burning, stinging, and discomfort.
 
(To learn more about these eye drops, click Trusopt. This article tells you what you need to know about taking this product safely, how the eye drops performed in clinical trials, and what to discuss with your healthcare provider before starting treatment.)
 
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