Homatropaire (homatropine ophthalmic) Disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with Homatropaire (homatropine ophthalmic):
Anticholinergics (Includes Homatropaire) ↔ Glaucoma
Severe Potential Hazard, High plausibility
Applies to: Glaucoma/Intraocular Hypertension
Anticholinergic agents are contraindicated in patients with primary glaucoma, a tendency toward glaucoma (narrow anterior chamber angle), or adhesions (synechiae) between the iris and lens, as well as for the elderly and others in whom undiagnosed glaucoma or excessive pressure in the eye may be present. Because anticholinergics cause mydriasis, they may exacerbate these conditions.
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Homatropaire (homatropine ophthalmic) drug Interactions
There are 143 drug interactions with Homatropaire (homatropine ophthalmic)
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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