SALT INFORMATIONAtropine (1%) TYPICAL USAGE Anesthesia, arrhythmias after myocardial infarction, as an antidote to organophosphorous (insecticides) poisoning, asthma, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, choroiditis, control of muscarinic side-effects of neostigmine, diarrhoea, drying secretions, dysenteries, intra-operative bradycardia, iridocyclitis. SIDE EFFECTS Hallucinations, confusion, drowsiness, restlessness, delirium, disturbance of speech, tachycardia, cardiac arrhythmia, atrioventricular dissociation, multiple ventricular ectopics, flushing, blurred vision, constipation, urinary hesitancy, drowsiness, thirst, dry mouth, mild blurring of vision. DRUG INTERACTION Atropine is known to interact with other drugs like antazoline, azatadine (Maleate), azelastine (HCl), benztropine (Mesylate), brompheniramine (Maleate), carbinoxamine (Maleate), chlordiazepoxide (HCl), cinitapride, diphenhydramine, diphenyl pyraline, etomidate, glyceryl trinitrate, hydroxyzine, kaolin, labetalol, meclizine, mepyramine, metoclopramide (HCl). Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required. MECHANISM OF ACTION Atropine binds to and inhibit muscarinic acetylcholine receptors, producing a wide range of anticholinergic effects.