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Atropine to control secretions

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Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Is atropine bad for atrial fibrillation and can you take Amiodarone and Atropine together? I have a-fib and crohn's disease. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

My 95-year old Mom was given atropine to clear up excessive mucus. She is now hallucinating and has not slept all night. She has had a history of negative side effects from traditional expectorants. What ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shubham Mehta ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

is fatigue a symptom of colitis or a side effect of atropine??? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Suma Parinam MD

Sir my son underwent a corneal foreign body removal 3 weeks back. He is 2 years old. The metal foreign body was not in the vision axis. It was located 5'o clock. Doctor said the rust ring was deep embedded, he could remove... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suma Parinam ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prasanna Heijebu MD

I am taking Polymyzin , Atropine and Prednisalone 3 times a day going on 11 weeks, Are there any medical problems or side effects from this? I had a surgery for detached retina on July 26th.and it did ... View answer

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

the morphine dose. Today foams were coming out from her mouth. I read about atropine and wondering if this will help her..to decrease mucus secretion (must be from pneumonia) and therefore decrease the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Bipin Upadhay MD

Hi: My mom, in hospice, was receiving atropine drops for oral secretions. It worked well (otherwise, she would be choking on her secretions). Due to high cost, she is now on Levsin tables (crushed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bipin Upadhay ( Dentist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hospice told us they were prescribing Atropine but the pharmacy delivered Atopine Sulphate which ... for excessive secretions. I suspect they sent the wrong prescription, what would you say? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     B M Gupta MD

1. What is atropine? 2. How is it used in your profession? 3. What are the effects of atropine? 4. From which plant or plant s is atropine obtained? 5. Where do these plants grow? (Country or countries... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

to the atropine? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

it is organophosphorus poison needs immediate stomach wash and inj atropine. you have to report to hospital immediately with sample of rat wee.

Dr. Taher Kagalwala MD

You can try anti-spasm medicines which are freely available with chemists. These contain hyoscine or other derivatives of atropine. However, use as needed and not too freely as these drugs can have side effects.

Dr. Sabiha Banu MD

Hi Non responsive pupils,dilated and fixed in mid position indicates patient is brain dead. It is one of the signs of death. Pupils can dilate due to atropine which is given during resuscitation.