Article Contents ::
- 1 The Brand Name OPTIMIDE Has Generic Salt :: Tropicamide
- 2 OPTIMIDE Is From Company Micro V. Priced :: Rs. 38.95
- 3 OPTIMIDE have Tropicamide is comes under Sub class Mydriatics of Main Class Ocular
- 4 Main Medicine Class:: Ocular Sub Medicine Class :: Mydriatics
- 5 Disclaimer ::
- 6 The Information available on this site is for only Informational Purpose , before any use of this information please consult your Doctor .Price of the drugs indicated above may not match to real price due to many possible reasons may , including local taxes etc.. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
The Brand Name OPTIMIDE Has Generic Salt :: Tropicamide
OPTIMIDE Is From Company Micro V. Priced :: Rs. 38.95
OPTIMIDE have Tropicamide is comes under Sub class Mydriatics of Main Class Ocular
Main Medicine Class:: Ocular Sub Medicine Class :: Mydriatics
|Salt Name : OR Generic Name||Form||Price : MRP /Probable||Packing|
|Tropicamide||EYE DPS||Rs. 38.95||5ML|
Indications for Drugs ::
Uveitis, Production of mydriasis
Drug Dose ::
For examination of fundus, instill one or two drops of 0.5% solution 15 to 20 minutes prior to examination. Individuals with heavily pigmented irides may require higher strength or more doses.
Contraindicated in persons showing hypersensitivity to any component of this preparation.
Drug Precautions ::
The lacrimal sac should be compressed by digital pressure for 2-3 minutes after instillation to avoid excessive systemic absorption.
Drug Side Effects ::
Transient stinging, blurred vision, photophobia and superficial punctate keratitis have been reported with the use of tropicamide. Increased intraocular pressure has been reported following the use of mydriatics. Dryness of the mouth, tachycardia, headache, allergic reactions, nausea, vomiting, pallor, central nervous system disturbances and muscle rigidity have been reported with the use of tropicamide.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Tropicamide is a tertiary amine antimuscarinic which causes relaxation of the sphincter muscle of the iris resulting in pupillary dilatation. It also causes paralysis of the ciliary muscle leading to loss of accommodation.
Drug Interactions ::
May antagonise effects of ophthalmic carbachol, pilocarpine, or cholinesterase inhibitors.