Isopto Atropine Overview
Isopto Atropine is a prescription medication used to dilate the pupil before eye exams and is used to treat different eye problems. Isopto Atropine belongs to a group of drugs called anticholinergic agents. These agents work by inhibiting the activity of acetylcholine, a neurotransmitter in the nervous system.
This medication comes in a solution and is instilled in the eyes up to four times a day.
Common side effects may include eye irritation, swelling of the eyelids, and sensitivity to light.
Isopto Atropine can also cause blurred vision, drowsiness, and dizziness. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you know how this medication affects you.
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Isopto Atropine Cautionary Labels
Isopto Atropine Drug Class
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