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Pilocarpine Price and Pack Size

Pilocarpine Information

Pilocarpine Benefits & Uses

Pilocarpine is used to treat the following -

Pilocarpine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Pilocarpine

Pilocarpine

Pilocarpine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Pilocarpine is used -

  1. Headache Mild
  2. Excessive sweating
  3. Increased blood pressure
  4. Blurred vision
  5. Slow heart rate (pulse)
  6. Itching or burning
  7. Conjunctivitis Moderate
  8. Visual Disturbance
  9. Diarrhoea
  10. Tremor
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Nausea or vomiting
  13. Respiratory Disorder
  14. Chills
  15. Flushing
  16. Weakness
  17. Abdominal Pain Mild

Pilocarpine Related Warnings

Is the use of Pilocarpine safe for pregnant women?

Research work has not been carried out till date on safety of Pilocarpine for pregnant women. So its effects on pregnant women are unknown.

Unknown

Is the use of Pilocarpine safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Pilocarpine on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Pilocarpine will cause side effects or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Pilocarpine on the Kidneys?

Pilocarpine may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Pilocarpine on the Liver?

Pilocarpine may cause harmful effects on liver. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Pilocarpine on the Heart?

You may experience side effects on your heart after taking Pilocarpine. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Pilocarpine with Other Drugs

Pilocarpine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Pilocarpine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Pilocarpine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Uveitis
  2. Asthma
  3. Glaucoma
  4. Iritis
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Cataract

Frequently asked Questions about Pilocarpine

Is this Pilocarpine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Pilocarpine has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Pilocarpine. So it is best to avoid driving.

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Is it safe?

There are no side effects after taking Pilocarpine.

Safe

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Pilocarpine in mental disorders is not effective.

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Pilocarpine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Pilocarpine

Due to the absence of research, it is difficult to say how Pilocarpine and food will interact.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Pilocarpine

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Pilocarpine as it can have severe side effects.

Severe

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Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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