This medication is an anticholinergic agent, prescribed for treating certain eye conditions such as iritis and iridocyclitis. It works by widening (dilating) the pupil of the eye.
Contraindicated in patients with narrow-angle glaucoma, and hypersensitivity.
Instill 1 drop of a 2% solution in the eye(s) immediately before the procedure; may repeat at 10-minute intervals as necessary.
It comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes as directed by your physician.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of cornea problems, Down syndrome, nerve damage, prostate enlargement, difficulty in urinating, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• It may cause blurred vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
• Eye : Blurred vision, itching, burning, stinging and irritation at the application site.
It may cause harm if it is swallowed.
Store it in refrigerator and protect from strong light. Do not freeze.
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