betaxolol(redirected from Betoptic)
Also found in: Dictionary.
betaxolol/be·tax·o·lol/ (ba-tak´so-lol) a cardioselective β, used in the form of the hydrochloride salt as an antihypertensive and in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.
betaxolol(bā-tăk′sə-lôl′, -lōl′, bē-)
A beta-blocker drug, C18H29NO3, used in its hydrochloride form to treat hypertension and glaucoma.
betaxololA selective beta1-receptor blocker used to manage hypertension and glaucoma, possibly by reducing production of aqueous humour.
betaxololCardiology A β-blocker used to treat HTN and glaucoma. See β-blocker.
betaxololA BETA-BLOCKER drug used in the treatment of high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION) and, in the form of eyedrops, GLAUCOMA. Brand names are Kerlone and Betoptic.
a topical sympatholytic agent used to reduce intraocular pressure in the treatment of glaucoma.