Medicine : Optimide Plus Eye

Name:Optimide Plus Eye
Type:Drop
Manufacturer:Micro Labs Ltd
Generic Use:Phenylephrine , Tropicamide
Composition:Phenylephrine(5%w/v) , Tropicamide(0.8%w/v)
Substitutes:itrop plus(5ml) , optimide plus eye , itrop plus(5ml) , optimide plus eye


Generic ( Phenylephrine )



Typical use Of Phenylephrine :To Relieve Blocked Nose Caused By Common Cold Or In Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis (hay Fever).
Mechanism of action of Phenylephrine :Phenylephrine Stimulates Receptors On Blood Vessels And Leads To Constriction Of Blood Vessels. This Leads To Decrease In The Flow Of Blood In The Blood Vessels Of Nose, Which In Turn Relieves Nasal Congestion.
Drug Interaction of Phenylephrine :Precaution Must Be Taken While Taking Following Medicine At The Same Time: Digoxin, Medicines For High Blood Pressure, Tricyclic Antidepressants, And Other Decongestants. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Phenylephrine :Difficulty In Breathing, Severe Allergic Reactions, Skin Rash, Urge To Vomit, Feeling Of Being Unwell, Headache, Fast Or Irregular Heartbeat, High Blood Pressure, Restlessness And Difficulty In Passing Urine For Men.

INTERACTIONS OF PHENYLEPHRINE


How Phenylephrine will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Phenylephrine will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Phenylephrine

No Studies Found






Generic ( Tropicamide )



Typical use Of Tropicamide :Duodenal Ulcer Associated With H. Pylori, Iridocyclitis, Iritis, Keratosis.
Mechanism of action of Tropicamide :Tropicamide Binds To And Blocks The Receptors In The Muscles Of The Eye (muscarinic Receptor M4). Tropicamide Acts By Blocking The Responses Of The Iris Sphincter Muscle To The Iris And Ciliary Muscles To Cholinergic Stimulation, Producing Dilation Of The Pupil And Paralysis Of The Ciliary Muscle.
Drug Interaction of Tropicamide :Tropicamide Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Amantadine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Tropicamide :Increased IOP (intraocular Pressure), Headache, Drowsiness, Blurred Vision, Dermatitis, Eczematous Rash, Xerostomia.

INTERACTIONS OF TROPICAMIDE


How Tropicamide will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Tropicamide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Tropicamide

No Studies Found