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Miochol-E Side Effects

Generic Name: acetylcholine ophthalmic

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of acetylcholine ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Miochol-E.

Applies to acetylcholine ophthalmic: compounding powder, intraocular powder for reconstitution


The most commonly reported side effects were corneal edema, corneal clouding, and corneal decompensation.[Ref]


Rare (less than 0.1%): Bradycardia, hypotension, flushing[Ref]


Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Corneal edema, corneal clouding, corneal decompensation[Ref]


Rare (less than 0.1%): Breathing difficulties[Ref]


Rare (less than 0.1%): Sweating[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Miochol (acetylcholine chloride, intraocular)." Ciba Vision Ophthalmics, Duluth, GA.

2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0

3. Cerner Multum, Inc. "UK Summary of Product Characteristics." O 0

Not all side effects for Miochol-E may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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