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Atropen P Eye Drop

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Composition for Atropen P Eye Drop

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Atropen P Eye Drop

Uveitis
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Medicine Overview of Atropen P Eye Drop

Uses of Atropen P Eye Drop

Atropen P Eye Drop is used in the treatment of uveitis.

Atropen P Eye Drop side effects

Common

Side Effects of Atropen P are Blurred vision, Increased heart rate, Photophobia, Eye pain, Stinging sensation, High blood pressure.

How to use Atropen P Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Atropen P Eye Drop works

Atropen P Eye Drop is an anticholinergic medication. It works by making the pupil of your eye larger and relaxes the muscles in your eye, allowing proper examination. It also helps reduce inflammation or swelling in the eye (uveitis or iritis).

In Depth Information on Atropen P Eye Drop

Expert advice for Atropen P Eye Drop

  • Do not start or continue atropine, in any form if you are allergic to atropine or any other ingredients of the medicine.
  • Do not start or continue atropine eye drops if you wear soft contact lenses; if you have increased pressure in the eyes (glaucoma); fever or increased heart rate. 
  • Do not start or continue atropine tablets if you have a condition called pyloric stenosis characterize with difficulty for food to move from stomach into the small intestine causing pain or vomiting; or acid reflux with heartburn (gastro-oesophageal reflux) and diarrhea.
  • Avoid taking atropine if you have urinary retention, high blood pressure, any heart problem including weak heart, or high thyroid hormone level.
  • Do not take this drug if you have rare hereditary problems of intolerance to done or more types of sugar (including galactose intolerance, the Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption.)
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking atropine in any form. 
  • Atropine can cause visual disturbances, giddiness and staggering and, therefore, caution has to be taken before operating an automobile or machinery or engaging in activities requiring mental alertness and coordination.
 
 
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Atropen P Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Atropen P Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Atropen P Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Atropen P Eye Drop is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Milk secretion may decrease.
Driving
Atropen P Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Atropen P Eye Drop?uses

If you miss a dose of Atropen P Eye Drop, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Atropen P Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Atropine

Q. Is atropine a controlled substance?
No, it is available as prescription drug
Q. Is atropine a beta blocker /calcium channelblocker/adrenaline/ parasympathomimetic/vasopressor?
No, atropine belongs to class of medication called as anticholinergics or cholinergic antagonist
Q. Is atropine an agonist or antagonist?
Atropine is an antagonist of cholinergic receptors
Q. Is atropine a narcotic drug?
No, it is not a narcotic. However, it is often available in combination with drugs that have abuse potential
Q. Does atropine increase blood pressure/decrease heart rate/sedation/urinary retention/increase contractility?
Atropine decreases heart rate and increases blood pressure; It causes urinary retention as well as decreased contractility of gut and urinary bladder muscles. It does not cause sedation, on the contrary, it causes excitation, sleeplessness and agitation
Q. Does atropine cross placenta?
Yes, small amount of atropine can cause placenta. Always follow your doctor’s advice regarding its use
Q. Does atropine block activity of acetylcholine /nicotinic receptor?
Yes, atropine acts by inhibiting the activity of acetylcholine on muscarinic and nicotinic receptors.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Atropen P with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Atropen P with Galantamine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Galantamine: Galamer
Atropen P with Donepezil
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Donepezil: Donzinol, Algemer, Nozil, Donetaz, Nepzil, Lapezil, Dnp, Alzil, Aricep, Donaz, Dozare, Donep, Cognidep, Donecept
Atropen P with Rivastigmine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rivastigmine: Rivasun, Zeemine, Rivadem, Rivaplast, Rivasmine, Rivamer
Atropen P with Aripiprazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril, Biozol, Arpizol, Aripicad, Aridus, Asprito MT, Aria, Apz, Aripiren, Arzu, Arpit, Aripra
Atropen P with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Atropen P with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure
Atropen P with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Atropen P with Clozapine
SERIOUS
Atropen P with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop
Atropen P with Ziprasidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
Atropen P with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Atropen P with Zotepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Atropen P with Fluvoxamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Boxamine, Voxinix, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin, Fluxam, Sorest, Fluvoxin, Fluvo
Atropen P with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: PrideDay, Evopride, Lepivil, Shilride, Levoride, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo, Micropride, Levogastrol, Tilpride, Levogut
Atropen P with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Dejac
Atropen P with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD
Atropen P with Penfluridol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Atropen P with Flupenthixol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Pnxol, Anxiset
Atropen P with Isosorbide Dinitrate
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Isosorbide Dinitrate: Sorbitrate, Isordil, Cardicap
Atropen P with Fluphenazine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax, Monazine, Prolinate
Atropen P with Haloperidol
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Norma, Cizonil, Zoridol, Nase, Sydol, Peridol, Depinase, Halopik, Hypnodol, Helinase, Typidol, Trikonace, Agidol, Halopidol
Atropen P with Nitroprusside
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nitroprusside: Nitoside
Atropen P with Thioridazine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent
Atropen P with Chlorpromazine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Karzine, Ostil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ
Atropen P with Loxapine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon, Loxapax, Enipaxol, Loxpin, Loxacalm C
Atropen P with Trifluoperazine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Selocalm, Shicalm
Atropen P with Pimozide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Arkazid
Atropen P with Rasagiline
MINOR
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin

Substitutes for Atropen P

No substitutes found for this medicine
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