Leading the way to safer medication
 Crosscheck  Recommender

Atropine

Description

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.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
A03BA01
Atropine
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A03 Drugs for functional gastrointestinal disorders → A03B BELLADONNA AND DERIVATIVES, PLAIN → A03BA Belladonna alkaloids, tertiary amines
S01FA01
Atropine
S Sensory organs → S01 Ophthalmologicals → S01F Mydriatics and cycloplegics → S01FA Anticholinergics

Trade names

Trade name
Countries

United States

Australia

Singapore

Canada United States

Trade names (in combination): BEAMOTIL DHAMOTIL INEUROPE LOFENOXAL LOMOTIL MYDRICAINE SUN-DIANOX

Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
ISOPTO ATROPINE Ophthalmic solution
MPI, US: SPL/PLR
US
ATROPINE Tablet
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
ATROPINE Solution for injection
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
ATROPINE Eye drops
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK