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Dosing Information for Dorzolamide

There is only one standard dosage for this medication, regardless of the severity of your glaucoma. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Dorzolamide Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions

Dorzolamide may interact with some other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Dorzolamide).

What If I Take an Overdose?

It is not clear what exactly to expect from an overdose with this medication. If you happen to use too much dorzolamide, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Trusopt Overdose for more information.)

How Should Dorzolamide Be Stored?

Dorzolamide should be stored between 59°F and 86°F, away from light and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your dorzolamide as scheduled, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.

Can I Buy Generic Dorzolamide?

This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Trusopt).

Who Makes This Medication?

Brand-name Trusopt is manufactured by Merck & Co., Inc. Generic versions are made by various manufacturers.
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