Glaucoma Channel
Topics & Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

Trusopt Drug Interactions

Other Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors
Trusopt is a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor. Even though it is an eye drop, some of the medication is absorbed into the rest of the body. Due to the possibility of increased side effects, Trusopt should not be combined with another carbonic anhydrase inhibitor.
 
Other Eye Medications
If you take other eye medications, be sure to separate your Trusopt dosage from that of the other medication(s) by at least 10 minutes.
 
Salicylates
There have been rare reports of serious drug interactions resulting in serious problems in people taking high-dose salicylates and oral carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. The risk of such problems is probably extremely small for Trusopt, since it is given as an eye drop, especially if combined with low or normal doses of salicylates.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all Trusopt drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific interactions that may apply to you.
 

Trusopt Eye Drop Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.