Also known as: Acetylcholine chloride
Acetylcholine is indicated for:
To obtain rapid and complete miosis
Irrespective of gender only Adults (18 years old or older)
To obtain rapid and complete miosis after delivery of the lens in cataract surgery as well as in penetrating keratoplasty, iridectomy and other anterior segment surgery where rapid complete miosis is required.
For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):
Treatment 1: Ophthalmic - 0.5 - 2.0ml of freshly prepared 1% solution
Active ingredient Acetylcholine is contraindicated in the following cases: