Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Treatments for Juvenile Glaucoma

Treatment List for Juvenile Glaucoma

The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Juvenile Glaucoma includes the following list. Always seek professional medical advice about any treatment or change in treatment plans.

  • Beta Blockers
  • Prostglandin agonists
  • Goniotomy
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Medications may temporarily control intraocular pressure but often rising pressures over 1-3 years result in the need for surgery
  • Topical medications used include:
    • Beta-blockers - timolol, levobunolol, carteolol, metiprnaolol, betatoxol
    • Prostaglandin analogues - latanoprost, bimatoprost, travoprost
    • Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors - dorzolamide, brinzolomide
    • Mitotics - pilocarpine, echothiphate, carbachol
    • Adrenergic agents - adrenaline, dipiverfrine
    • Alpha agonists - brimonidine
    • Several types of drops may be used for the one patient or a product containing a combination of drugs may also be used
  • Surgical treatment is similar to that used in adults and includes:
    • Laser surgery - Trabeculoplasty
    • Microsurgery -Trabeculectomy, Glaucoma drainage implant, Goniotomy - effective for children and adults with this condition

Juvenile Glaucoma: Marketplace Products, Discounts & Offers

Products, offers and promotion categories available for Juvenile Glaucoma:

Juvenile Glaucoma: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research all specialists including ratings, affiliations, and sanctions.

Hospitals & Medical Clinics: Juvenile Glaucoma

Research quality ratings and patient incidents/safety measures for hospitals and medical facilities in specialties related to Juvenile Glaucoma:

Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »

Choosing the Best Treatment Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Juvenile Glaucoma, on hospital and medical facility performance and surgical care quality:

Buy Products Related to Treatments for Juvenile Glaucoma

 
Shopping.com



 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise