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carteolol

 [kahr´te-ah-lol]
a beta-adrenergic blocking agent with intrinsic sympathetic activity, administered orally as an antihypertensive and applied topically to the conjunctiva in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

carteolol

/car·te·o·lol/ (kahr´te-ah-lol) a beta-adrenergic blocking agent used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of hypertension and of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

carteolol

[kär′te·älol]
a beta-adrenergic blocking agent with intrinsic sympathetic activity, administered orally as an antihypertensive and applied topically to the conjunctiva in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

carteolol

A β-blocker used to treat HTN. See Beta-blocker.

carteolol

A BETA-BLOCKER drug used as eyedrops in the treatment of GLAUCOMA. A brand name is Teoptic.

carteolol (kär´tēəlol),

n brand name: Cartrol;
drug class: nonselective β-adrenergic blocker;
action: competitively blocks stimulation of β-adrenergic receptors within vascular smooth muscle, decreases rate of sinoatrial (SA) node discharge, increases SA node recovery time;
use: mild to moderate hypertension.
carteolol HCl,
n brand name: Ocupress;
drug class: β-adrenergic blocker;
action: nonselective β-adrenergic blocking agent, reduces production of aqueous humor by unknown mechanisms;
uses: chronic open-angle glaucoma, ocular hypertension.
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25% unit dose Preservative free Carteolol Teoptic Photophobia, Hydrochloride BC anisocoria 1.
Proband's younger brother and cousin (IV: 7, IV: 9) were diagnosed as POAG at the ages of 27 and 22 years, respectively, and only IV: 9 achieved controlled IOPs after received topical therapy (latanoprost and carteolol hydrochloride eye drops).
Cardiosseletivos Nao seletivos Drogas com atividade al antagonista adicional Acebutolol * Alprenolol * Bucindolol Atenolol Carteolol * Carvedilol Betaxolol Nadolol Labetalol Bevantolol Oxprenolol * Bisoprolol Penbutolol * Celiprolol Pindolol * Esmolol Propranolol Metoprolol Sotalol Practolol * Timolol Quadro 4: Criterios usados na selecao e forma de obtencao dos dados.
2,4,6) Mechanism Drug Class Preparations of Action Reduction Adrenergic Brimonidine of Aqueous agonists Apraclonidine Inflow [beta]-blockers Non-selective Timolol Levobunolol Carteolol Selective [beta]-blockers Betaxolol Carbonic Systemic anhydrase Acetazolamide inhibitors Methazolamide Dichlorphenamide Topical Dorzolamide Brinzolamide Increase Cholinergics Pilocarpine in Aqueous Increase Carbachol Outflow trabecular outflow Prostaglandins Latanoprost (xalatan) and other lipid Travoprost (travatan) receptor agonists Increase Bimatoprost (lumigan) uveoscleral Unoprostone outflow Table 2: The Demographic Data of the Patients of POAG Selected for the Study Bimatoprost Timolol Maleate No.
Four of the five beta-adrenergic blockers have no human eye data: betaxolol (Betoptic), carteolol (Ocupress), levobunolol (Betagan), and metipranolol, but there are two case reports for timolol (Betimol, Istalol, Timoptic, Timoptic-XE) showing no fetal harm in one newborn and growth restriction in the other.
Ocular and retrobulbar blood flow in ocular hypertensives treated with topical timolol, betaxolol and carteolol.
Beta Blockers acebutolol, alprenolol, atenolol, betaxolol, bisoprolol, bunolol, carteolol, carvedilol, celiprolol, esmolol, labetalol, levobunolol, metipranolol, metoprolol, nadolol, oxprenolol, pindolol, propranolol, sotalol, timolol
Some commonly prescribed drugs in this class include atenolol (Tenormin), betaxolol (Kerlone), bisoprolol (Zebeta), carteolol (Cartrol), acebutolol (Sectral), metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol-XL), nadolol (Corgard), propranolol (Inderal), sotolol (Betapace) and timolol (Blocadren).
The antiglaucoma beta blockers include betaxolol (Betoptic), carteolol (Ocupress), levobetaxolol (Betaxon), levobunolol (Betagan), metipranolol (Optipranolol) and timolol (Betimol, Timoptic, Istalol).
21) However, nonselective beta-blockers (timolol, carteolol, levobunolol, metipranolol) are associated with a number of adverse effects including bronchospasm, (33) bradycardia, and hypotension.