What is Atropine?
Atropine Injection is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Eye Inflammation, Eye Infections, Eye Muscle Relaxant, Cycloplegic Refraction, Pupil Widening, Saliva And Body Fluids Reduction Before Anesthesia and other conditions.
Atropine Injection contains Atropine as an active ingredient.
Atropine Injection works by blocking acetylcholine in the body and relieving cramps pain.
Detailed information related to Atropine Injection’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Atropine Injection Uses
Atropine Injection is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Eye Inflammation
- Eye Infections
- Eye Muscle Relaxant
- Cycloplegic Refraction
- Pupil Widening
- Saliva And Body Fluids Reduction Before Anesthesia
Atropine Injection Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Atropine Injection improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Blocking acetylcholine in the body and relieving cramps pain.
Atropine Injection – Composition and Active Ingredients
Atropine Injection is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Atropine (0.6 MG)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Atropine Injection – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Atropine Injection. 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.
- Dilation Of The Pupils With Vision Problems
- Intolerance To Light
- Infrequent Urination
- Abnormal Heart Rhythm
Atropine Injection – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, 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.
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
- Do not drink alcohol
- Drive or operate machinery cautiously