Today, we have multiple glaucoma drugs that work well as monotherapy, along with many that we can add to improve the clinical outcome with combination drug approaches. Unfortunately—perhaps inevitably—these drugs carry side effects of their own. This article discusses the concept of rational drug selection and specifically identifies the side effects and adverse events of medications designed to treat the various forms of glaucoma.
By Bruce E. Onofrey, OD, RPh
Review of Optometry CE, July 2019
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