What is Tropicamide?
Tropicamide Eye Drops is used for Eye problems and other conditions. Tropicamide Eye Drops may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Tropicamide Eye Drops contains Tropicamide as an active ingredient.
Tropicamide Eye Drops works by stopping the nerve impulses transmission.
Tropicamide Eye Drops Uses
Tropicamide Eye Drops is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Eye problems
· Tropicamide Eye Drops may also be used for purposes not listed here.
Tropicamide Eye Drops – Composition and Active Ingredients
Tropicamide Eye Drops is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Tropicamide Eye Drops – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Tropicamide Eye Drops. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Blurred vision
· Temporary stinging in the eyes
· Dryness of mouth
· Swelling of eyelids
· Sensitivity to sunlight
· Increased intraocular pressure
· Abnormally rapid heart rate
Tropicamide Eye Drops Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Tropicamide Eye Drops improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Stopping the nerve impulses transmission.
Tropicamide Eye Drops – Precautions & How to Use
Before using Tropicamide Eye Drops, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
· Do not use contact lenses while using this solution
· Do not use other eye drops for 24 hours after using tropicamide
· Pregnant or breastfeeding