Therapeutic Indications

Carteolol is indicated for:

Ocular hypertension, chronic open angle glaucoma, secondary glaucomas

Irrespective of gender only Adults (18 years old or older)

For the reduction of intraocular pressure e.g. in ocular hypertension, chronic open angle glaucoma, some secondary glaucomas.

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Ophthalmic - 1-2 drops in 1-2 divided doses daily

Contraindications

Active ingredient Carteolol is contraindicated in the following cases:

Cardiac failure

No gender/age discrimination

Second or third degree atrioventricular block

No gender/age discrimination

Bronchial asthma

No gender/age discrimination

Severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

No gender/age discrimination

Bronchospasm

No gender/age discrimination

Sinus bradycardia, sick sinus syndrome

No gender/age discrimination

Sino-atrial block

No gender/age discrimination

Cardiogenic shock

No gender/age discrimination