cyclopentolate hydrochloride


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cyclopentolate hydrochloride

(sī″klō-pĕn′tō-lāt)
A moderately long-acting drug used as a cycloplegic and mydriatic.

cyclopentolate hydrochloride 

An antimuscarinic (or parasympatholytic) drug used as a short duration mydriatic and cycloplegic. Common concentrations are 0.5% and 1.0% as cycloplegic and 0.1% as mydriatic. See acetylcholine; cycloplegia; mydriasis.
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Treatment was adjusted to prednisolone acetate drops every 2 hours and cyclopentolate hydrochloride twice daily; oral valacyclovir 2 g, 3 times daily was continued.
Prednisolone acetate was reduced to 5 times daily, cyclopentolate hydrochloride to once daily.