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PILOPINE HS
Glaucoma
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Drug Name:

PILOPINE HS Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Pilocarpine HCl 4%; oph gel; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Alcon Laboratories, Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for PILOPINE HS:

Open-angle glaucoma.

Adult:

Apply ½ inch ribbon in lower conjunctival sac at bedtime.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

Acute iritis.

Warnings/Precautions:

Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Miotic.

Adverse Reactions:

Lacrimation, discomfort, headache, ciliary spasm, conjunctival vascular congestion, keratitis, myopia, corneal granularity, reduced nighttime visual acuity; retinal detachment, lens opacity (rare). Systemic cholinergic effects (excessive absorption).

How Supplied:

Gel—4g

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