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The prescription eye drop dorzolamide is known to interact with several drugs, including salicylates, other carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, and other eye medications. These reactions can increase your risk of side effects, including serious side effects in some cases. Therefore, to reduce your risk of interactions, make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all the medications you currently take.

An Overview of Dorzolamide Drug Interactions

Dorzolamide hydrochloride (Trusopt®) can potentially interact with several other medications. Some of the drugs that may interact with dorzolamide include:
  • Other eye medications
  • Salicylates, such as:
    • Aspirin (Ecotrin®, Bayer®, Anacin®)
    • Bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol®)
    • Choline magnesium trisalicylate (Trilisate®), diflunisal (Dolobid®)
    • Salsalate (Salflex®, Disalcid®, Amigesic®).

More Details on Interactions With Dorzolamide

The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when dorzolamide is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
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