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(hydroxyamphetamine Hydrobromide 1% and tropicamide 0.25%)

Convenient One-Drop Solution for Dilation

  • Convenient one-drop formulation is easier to administer than many current regimens consisting of a drop from two separate products.

For Patient and Practitioner Convenience

  • Formulated to work quickly to fit busy patients' schedules and your patient flow.
  • Only partial loss of accommodation, due to lower (0.25%) concentration of tropicamide.
  • Minimizes inconvenience: Recovery begins within 90 minutes, with complete recovery typically in 6 to 8 hours.

PAREMYD® (hydroxyamphetamine hydrobromide, tropicamide) Solution should not be used in patients with angle-closure glaucoma or in those with narrow angles in whom dilation of the pupil may precipitate an attack of angle-closure glaucoma. This product is also contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any of its components.


PAREMYD® (hydroxyamphetamine hydrobromide, tropicamide) sterile ophthalmic solution is a topical mydriatic combination product for ophthalmic use.

Last reviewed on RxList: 2/20/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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