homatropine hydrobromide


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homatropine hydrobromide

Alkaloid derived from atropine. It is an antimuscarinic drug used as a mydriatic and as a weak cycloplegic.

homatropine hydrobromide (optic)

(hōmat´rōpēn´ hī´drōbrō´mīd),
n brand names: AK-Homatropine, Isopto Homatropine;
drug class: mydriatic (topical);
action: blocks response of iris sphincter muscle and muscle of accommodation of ciliary body to cholinergic stimulation, resulting in dilation and paralysis of accommodation;
uses: cycloplegic refraction, uveitis, mydriatic lens opacities.