Muscarinic Receptor: Pilocarpine
- used for treating open angle glaucoma, causes miosis and changes aqueous outflow
- common ADEs in the eye include local irritation/conjunctivitis, burning, ciliary spasm, lacrimation, etc.
- Caution in patients with Parkinson's dz, asthma, PUD, hyperthyroidism, abnormal blood pressure, epilepsy, tachycardia
- usual dose for glaucoma is 1-2 drops up to 6 times a day, depending on concentration of solution use