Active ingredients: Apraclonidine
IOPIDINE 5mg/ml Eye Drops, Solution.
Eye drops, solution.
A colourless to pale yellow solution.
1 ml of solution contains Apraclonidine 5 mg (as hydrochloride).
Excipients with known effect: 1 ml of solution contains 0.1 mg benzalkonium chloride.
For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.
Apraclonidine is an α2-adrenergic receptor agonist and a weak α1-adrenergic receptor agonist. It is used for the prevention and treatment of postsurgical intraocular pressure elevation.
Sodium acetate (trihydrate)
Hydrochloric acid and/or Sodium hydroxide (for pH adjustment)
5 ml and/or 10 ml white LDPE DROP-TAINER dispensers with a natural LDPE dispensing plug and white polypropylene closure.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Limited, 2nd Floor, The WestWorks Building, White City Place, 195 Wood Lane, London, W12 7FQ, United Kingdom
29 December 1994 / 02 December 2009