Active ingredients: cyclopentolate
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 27 June 1996: For mydriasis nad cycloplegia in diagnostic procedures. For some pre- and post-operative states when mydriasis is required and when a shorter acting mydriatic and cycloplegic is needed in the therapy of iridocyclitis.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Ophthalmic.
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 18 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
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For the active ingredient cyclopentolate
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
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Reporting side effects
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