Miochol E

  • Miscellaneous ocular agents

Miochol E Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Acetylcholine chloride 20mg, mannitol 56mg; per vial; pwd for reconstitution into intraocular soln.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

Blister pack—1 (vial + electrolyte diluent + sterile filter)

Miochol E Indications


To obtain miosis of the iris in seconds after delivery of the lens in cataract surgery, in penetrating keratoplasty, iridectomy and other anterior segment surgery where rapid miosis may be required.

Miochol E Dosage and Administration


Prepare soln immediately before use. Syringe filter has priming volume of 0.6mL. Instill into the anterior chamber before or after securing one or more sutures. 0.5–2mL produces satisfactory miosis.


Not recommended.

Miochol E Contraindications

Not Applicable

Miochol E Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Miochol E Warnings/Precautions


Open under aseptic conditions only.

Miochol E Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Miochol E Interactions


May be antagonized by topical NSAIDs.

Miochol E Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Ocular effects (eg, corneal edema/clouding/decompensation); rare: systemic effects (eg, bradycardia, hypotension, flushing, breathing difficulties, sweating).

Miochol E Clinical Trials

See Literature

Miochol E Note

Not Applicable

Miochol E Patient Counseling

See Literature