Scopolamine ophthalmic Disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with scopolamine ophthalmic:
Anticholinergics (Includes Scopolamine ophthalmic) ↔ 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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scopolamine ophthalmic drug Interactions
There are 144 drug interactions with scopolamine 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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