Betaxolol is used in the treatment of glaucoma (high eye pressure)
How it works
Betaxolol is a blood pressure reducing medication belonging to class of drugs called as beta-blockers. It works by blocking the action of hormone called epinephrine or adrenaline resulting in reduced blood pressure in blood vessels and eyes.
Common side effects
Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Slow heart rate, Dizziness, Palpitations, Abdominal pain, Breathlessness, Constipation
- Consult your doctor whether to continue Betaxolol before any scheduled surgery.