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Scopolamine (Hyoscine) Summary

Description: An alkaloid from SOLANACEAE, especially DATURA and SCOPOLIA. Scopolamine and its quaternary derivatives act as antimuscarinics like ATROPINE, but may have more central nervous system effects. Among the many uses are as an anesthetic premedication, in URINARY INCONTINENCE, in MOTION SICKNESS, as an antispasmodic, and as a mydriatic and cycloplegic.

Also Known As: Hyoscine; Scopolamine Hydrobromide; Transderm Scop; Abbott Brand of Scopolamine Hydrobromide; Alcon Brand of Scopolamine Hydrobromide Show All >>

Networked: 1683 relevant articles (210 outcomes, 252 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Scopolamine is Relevant

  1. Amnesia (Dissociative Amnesia) : 60 outcomes 72 studies in 448 results
  2. Motion Sickness (Airsickness) : 32 outcomes 22 studies in 122 results
  3. Memory Disorders (Memory Loss) : 23 outcomes 34 studies in 203 results
  4. Nausea : 12 outcomes 8 studies in 58 results
  5. Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting (PONV) : 11 outcomes 8 studies in 44 results
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Drugs Related to Scopolamine

  1. butyl bromide
  2. Acetylcholine (Acetylcholine Chloride)
  3. Atropine (Hyoscyamine)
  4. Physostigmine
  5. Muscarinic Receptors (Muscarinic Acetylcholine Receptor)
  6. Soman
  7. Histamine (Histamine Dihydrochloride)
  8. Morphine (MS Contin)
  9. Dimenhydrinate (DMH)
  10. Dizocilpine Maleate (Dizocilpine)
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Therapies Related to Scopolamine

  1. Oral Administration
  2. Analgesia
  3. Gynecologic Surgical Procedures (Gynecologic Surgery)
  4. Injections
  5. Intraperitoneal Injections
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