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Isopto Homatropine (Overview)

Isopto Homatropine is a metabolic agent which is a kind of nutritional or metabolic agent.


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Can you use hydrocodone homatropine syrup anymore?

Can you use hydrocodone homatropine syrup anymore?

As Cough Remedy: Should not be used continuously. Homatropine is a drying agent and discourages abuse. ...Read more

Isopto Homatropine (Overview)

Isopto Homatropine is a metabolic agent which is a kind of nutritional or metabolic agent.


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Have iritis.Was given 3 prescriptions: 2 drops and an ointment.One of the drops is a dilating drop called homatropine 2%.How long does dilation last?

Have iritis.Was given 3 prescriptions: 2 drops and an ointment.One of the drops is a dilating drop called  homatropine 2%.How long does dilation last?

Homatropine dilation: Dialtion with homatropine can last for several days. It is useful in iritis to prevent the iris from sticking to the natural crystalline lens in your eye. Be careful to wash your hands after using it to prevent dialtion occuring in your opposite eye if you should accidentally rub your other eye. It will also prevent you from seeing at near for several days too due to its cycloplegic effect. ...Read more

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Can you use hydrocodone homatropine syrup anymore?

As Cough Remedy: Should not be used continuously. Homatropine is a drying agent and discourages abuse. ...Read more

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What are some OTC alternatives to hydrocodone and/or homatropine?

What are some OTC alternatives to hydrocodone and/or homatropine?

Cough syrups: Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Robitussin or sudafed! all of these contain a different kind of anti-tussive. These are equally effective! well no otc alternatives for Codeine derivatives. ...Read more

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Can hydrocodone-homatropine be taken with alcohol?

Can hydrocodone-homatropine be taken with  alcohol?

Yes & No: Yes, you can do just about anything you want. But, no, we don't recommend mixing any narcotic/opioid pain medication w/alcohol, no matter how little of each. It's just not worth the chance of something bad happening. ...Read more

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What are any over-the-counter alternatives to hydrocodone and/or homatropine?

What are any over-the-counter alternatives to hydrocodone and/or homatropine?

Any cough medicine: Hydrocodone is a scheduled substance (controlled by dea) just under category of morphine. In other words, it's potent stuff, and addictive, too. We don't allow any equivalent alternatives over-the-counter. Instead, you're limited to much weaker but readily available cough medications, like Guaifenesin & dextromethorphan. ...Read more

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Had iritis for 2wks. Was on the dilating drop homatropine 2% for a few days. Now just on steroid drops. When will my vision be restored? Still blurry.

Had iritis for 2wks. Was on the dilating drop homatropine 2% for a few days. Now just on steroid drops. When will my vision be restored? Still blurry.

Iritis: The blur from homatripne can last a week. The more likely case is your blurr is due to inflammation in the eye. Sometimes that can even cause swelling of the center of your vision called macular edema. Treat the iritis aggressively! ...Read more

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What can you do for an allergic reaction hydrocodone homatropine syrup?

What can you do  for an allergic reaction hydrocodone homatropine syrup?

Stop the medication: The first thing to do is immediately stop the medication causing the allergic reaction. You can also take an over-the-counter antihistamine (benadryl, zyrtec, (cetirizine) claritin) to help the symptoms. However, if the allergic reaction is severe (ie lip swelling, throat swelling, difficulty breathing or swallowing, etc) you should immediately be see at the er for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Homatropine (Definition)

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