Isopto Hyoscine Side Effects
Generic name: scopolamine ophthalmic
Note: This document contains side effect information about scopolamine ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Isopto Hyoscine.
Some side effects of Isopto Hyoscine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Applies to scopolamine ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution
If you experience any of the following serious side effects, stop using scopolamine ophthalmic (the active ingredient contained in Isopto Hyoscine) and seek emergency medical attention:
an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing; closing of your throat; swelling of your lips, tongue, or face; or hives);
an irregular or fast heart rate;
hallucinations or unusual behavior (especially in children); or
a swollen or distended stomach (in infants).
Other, less serious side effects may be more likely to occur. Continue to use scopolamine ophthalmic and talk to your doctor if you experience
sensitivity to sunlight,
stinging and burning, or
swelling of the eyelids.
Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome.
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