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Atropine

mydriasis; cycloplegia

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Scopolamine (transderm-scop)

prevent or reduce motion sickness

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Dicyclomine (Bentyl)

Reduce transient hypermotility

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Tropicamide (Mydriacyl)

Mydriasis; cycloplegia
very rapidly metabolized

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Tolterodine (Detrol)

Treat transient cystitis; postoperative bladderspasms; incontinence

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Benztropine (Congentin)

Treat manifestations of parkinson's disease
crosses BBB

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Ipratropium (Atrovent)

Bronchodilation in asthma or COPD

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Tiotropium (spiriva)

Bronchodilation in asthma or COPD

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Hexamethonium (Methium)

Hypertensive crisis; "Bloodless" field surgery

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Mecamylamine

Hypertensive crisis; "Bloodless" field surgery

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Succinylcholine (Anectine)

Brief procedures ( eg. tracheal intubation, reset dislocated joints) produces flaccid paralysis within a minute, only lasts for a few minutes

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Tubocurarine (Curare)

Muscle Relaxant for surgery w/o deep anestheisa
lasts 30-60 min

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Mivacurium (Mivacron)

Muscle Relaxant for surgery w/o deep anesthesia
rapidly hydrolyzed short acting

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Botulinum Toxin A (Botox)

Reduce frown lines and wrinkles; achalasia; strabismus; oromandibular dystonia

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What are the side effects of the muscarinic receptor blockers?

general block of muscarinic functions

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What are the side effects of the N1 blockers?

Respiratory paralysis; disturbance of autonomic function.