metipranolol


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metipranolol

 [met″ĭ-pran´ah-lol]
a beta-adrenergic blocking agent, applied topically to the conjunctiva as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

metipranolol

/met·i·pran·o·lol/ (met″ĭ-pran´ah-lol) a beta-adrenergic blocking agent, used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

metipranolol

[met′ipran′älol]
a beta-adrenergic blocking agent, applied topically to the conjunctiva as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.

metipranolol

a β-blocker used to lower intraocular pressure in glaucoma.
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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.
Beta Blockers acebutolol, alprenolol, atenolol, betaxolol, bisoprolol, bunolol, carteolol, carvedilol, celiprolol, esmolol, labetalol, levobunolol, metipranolol, metoprolol, nadolol, oxprenolol, pindolol, propranolol, sotalol, timolol
The antiglaucoma beta blockers include betaxolol (Betoptic), carteolol (Ocupress), levobetaxolol (Betaxon), levobunolol (Betagan), metipranolol (Optipranolol) and timolol (Betimol, Timoptic, Istalol).
Severe breathing difficulties, including death from bronchial tube spasms, have been reported with carteolol, levobunolol, metipranolol and timolol.
Bronchial and cardiovascular effects of ocular topical beta-antagonists in asthmatic subjects: comparison of timolol, carteolol and metipranolol.