What is Homatropine ophthalmic?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Isopto Homatropine

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Homatropine ophthalmic is an anticholinergic and mydriatic agent that is used for acute inflammatory conditions of the pigmented middle of the three concentric layers that make up the eye. It also produces pupil dilation and may be used as an optical aid in certain ophthalmic conditions.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Homatropine ophthalmic

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Homatropine ophthalmic

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Homatropine ophthalmic

Duration

Stopped taking Homatropine ophthalmic

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Homatropine ophthalmic

Nov 30, 2011 (Started Oct 11, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for iritis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 g Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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