Indication for Atropine

Population group: Suitable for both men and women, only adults (18 years old or older)

Atropine sulfate is an antimuscarinic agent used as a cycloplegic and mydriatic.

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

1-2 drop once

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

1 - 2 {drops}

Dosage regimen

From 1 To 2 {drops} once every day

Detailed description


Refraction: One or two drops to be instilled into the eye(s) one hour before refracting.


Mydriatics and cycloplegics should only be used with caution in the elderly and others who may have raised intra ocular pressure.

Active ingredient

Atropine is an antimuscarinic agent which competitively antagonises acetylcholine at postganglionic nerve endings, thus affecting receptors if the exocrine glands, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle and the central nervous system.

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