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Side Effects


Increased intraocular pressure has been reported following use of mydriatics. Transient stinging, dryness of the mouth, blurred vision, photophobia with or without corneal staining, tachycardia, headache, allergic reactions, nausea, vomiting, pallor, and muscle rigidity have been reported with the use of tropicamide and/or hydroxyamphetamine hydrobromide, and thus may occur with PAREMYD® (hydroxyamphetamine hydrobromide, tropicamide) Solution. Central nervous system disturbances have also been reported. Psychotic reactions, behavioral disturbances, and vasomotor or cardiorespiratory collapse have been reported with the use of anticholinergic drugs. Rare but serious cardiovascular events, including death due to myocardialinfarction, ventricular fibrillation and significant hypotensive episodes have occurred shortly following PAREMYD® (hydroxyamphetamine hydrobromide, tropicamide) instillation.

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This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 2/20/2009

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