Tropicamide is a Medicine belongs to anticholinergic group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 2049   Edition : 37  

  ►   Brandname : Mydriacyl, Mydriaticum, Mydrum, Tmide, Tropico, Ocu- Tropic, Opticyl
  ►  Strength : Ophthalmic drop with 0.5 %.  Ophthalmic drop with 1 %. 

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 127   Edition : 12  
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : ophthalmic
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2049   Edition : 37  

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓

Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Produce mydriasis ophthalmic 0.5 % Ophthalmic Solution Dose: Instilled 15 to 20 minutes before examination.
2 Produce cycloplegia ophthalmic 1 % Ophthalmic Solution Dose: Repeated after 5 minutes; a further instillation may be necessary to prolong the effect after 20 to 30 minutes.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 2049   Edition : 37  



Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1

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►  Side Effect : NA

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Tropicamide is with Amantadine , Cocaine , Phenothiazine
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2048   Edition : 37.  


  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  Inhibition of drug-metabolising enzymes by MAOIs may possibly enhance the effects of antimuscarinics
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 2048.3   Edition : 37.  


►  Contraindication : Angle -closure glucoma, Prostatic hyperplasia
Ref :-   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 124   Edition : 12.  
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   It is usually given as the sulfate. It first stimulates and then depresses the CNS and has antispasmodic actions on smooth muscle and reduces secretions, especially salivary and bronchial secretions; it also reduces perspiration, but has little effect on biliary or pancreatic secretion. Atropine depresses the vagus and thereby increases the heart rate.
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1344,2049   Edition : 37.  

Pathway of DIETARY Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


DIETARY Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication DIETARY Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   NA

►    Plasma Half-life :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   NA    Max value :-   NA