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Apraclonidine

Also known as: Lopidine

Description

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.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
S01EA03
Apraclonidine
S Sensory organs → S01 Ophthalmologicals → S01E Antiglaucoma preparations and miotics → S01EA Sympathomimetics in glaucoma therapy

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

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Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
IOPIDINE Eye drops, solution
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK