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.

Medicine classification

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

Medicines

Drug
Countries

United States

Australia

Hong Kong Singapore

Canada United States

Other medications with this active ingredient in combination: BEAMOTIL CELIDIN DHAMOTIL DIAMOTIL INEUROPE LOFENOXAL LOMOTIL MYDRICAINE SUN-DIANOX SYNCOMIL

Product monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK

2D Molecule Structure

2D representation of molecule

3D Molecule Structure

3D representation of molecule

Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

7C0697DR9I - ATROPINE

CAS Registry Number

55-48-1 - Atropine

SNOMED-CT

372832002 - Atropine (substance)