An overdose with this medication could potentially cause serious problems. If you happen to overdose on Betoptic, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Betaxolol Overdose for more information.)
This medicine should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
If you do not take your Betoptic as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
The medication comes in the following strengths:
- Betoptic 0.5 percent solution
- Betoptic 0.25 percent suspension.
Betoptic solution (but not Betoptic S suspension) is available in generic form (see Generic Betoptic).