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The treatment for early-stage glaucoma usually begins with prescription eye drops, Mayo Clinic says. If the drops do not control the pressure in the eye, the doctor may prescribe pills in addition to the drops. Patients ... More »

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There are two types of glaucoma, primary open-angle glaucoma and angle-closure glaucoma, and the symptoms vary between the two types, states Mayo Clinic. Symptoms for primary open-angle glaucoma are the gradual loss of p... More »

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Medications used to treat glaucoma include beta-blockers such as Betimol and Betagan, adrenergic agonists such as Propine, prostaglandin analogs such as Travatan and hyperosmotics such as Osmitrol, states WebMD. These me... More »

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