Mydrilate 5mg/ml Eye drop (5ml) Cyclopentolate
What is Mydrilate Eye drop used for?
During eye examinations and refraction tests, mydrilate eye drops are applied to the surface of the eyes for diagnostic purposes. They also effectively treat certain types of eye inflammation (iritis and uveitis). Mydrilate Eye Drop can be purchased at Drugstore Nigeria, an online pharmacy store in Lagos.
Mydrilate Eye Drop Composition
It contains Cyclopentolate Hydrochloride as the active ingredient.
How Does Mydrilate Eye Drop Work?
The active ingredient in Mydrilate eye drops is cyclopentolate hydrochloride, which is an anticholinergic (or antimuscarinic) medicine. It is used to help with eye exams. Cyclopentolate inhibits muscarinic receptors in the eye muscles.
Mydrilate Eye Drop Dosage
Adults and the elderly: One drop of 0.5% of Mydrilate Eye Drop solution is instilled into the eye, repeated after 15 minutes if necessary, approximately 40 minutes before examination.
What are the Common Side Effects of Using Mydrilate eye drops?
Common side effects of using Mydrilate Eye Drop include:
- Blurred vision
- Mild stinging of the eyes
- Sensitivity to light
- Dry mouth
How long does Cyclopentolate Hydrochloride have an effect?
After cyclopentolate hydrochloride instillation, pupil dilation (mydriasis) can last up to 24 hours, while ciliary muscle paralysis (cycloplegia) can last 6-24 hours.
How long does it take the eyes to adjust after they’ve been dilated?
Everyone’s eyes react differently to dilation drops. It typically takes 15 to 30 minutes for your pupils to fully open. Most people return to normalcy within 4 to 6 hours. However, the effects may wear off faster or last longer for you.
Where Can I Buy Mydrilate eye drops?
Buy Mydrilate Eye Drop online at Drugstore.ng, Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy Store.