Friday, August 1, 2014

Tropicamide BP

Tropicamide BP


Each ml of Solution contains Tropicamide BP 8mg & Phenylephrine Hydrochloride BP 50 mg.


Tropicamide Plus are the combination of Tropicamide & Phenylephrine. Tropicamide is an anti-cholinergic drug having mydriatic and some cycloplegic action and Phenylephrine is a α1 adrenergic receptor agonist used primarily as an agent to dilate the pupil. Tropicamide Plus has a rapid onset of action and a short duration of effect. Tropicamide plus eye drops are excellent to dilate the pupil for examination of the fundus of the eye. It is also used before and after surgical procedure of the eye.


Tropicamide Plus eye drops are indicated for –• Examination of fundus • Retinal Photography • Cycloplegic Refraction. • Prior to Ocular Surgery. • As an adjunct in the treatment of anterior uveitis

Dosage and Administration:

Instill 1-2 drops into the eye 15-30 minutes prior to procedure or as directed by the physician.

Side effects:

On topical application there may be transient burning or stinging sensation and lacrimation. Blurred Vision, photophobia and allergic reactions may occur.


After applying this medicine to the eyes, pupils will become unusually large. It causes eyes to become more sensitive to light. So, wear sunglasses to go out during the day time, even on cloudy days.


Tropicamide Plus Eye Drops are contra-indicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to any of its component


Tropicamide Plus Eye Drops are supplied in 5 ml Polyethylene bottle.


Keep in a dry & cool place, protect from light. Keep out of the reach of the children


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