Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

ORIGINAL ARTICLE
Year
: 1988  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 10--11

Carbachol as miotic agent in intra-ocular lens implant surgery


Jitendra Agarwal 
 Cook's Compound Ghasiari Mandi, Lucknow-226001, India

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Jitendra Agarwal
Cook«SQ»s Compound Ghasiari Mandi, Lucknow-226001
India

The intra cameral use of 0.025% carbachol as a miotic agent in anterior chamber intraocular lens im­plant surgery us reported in 15 cases. Carbachol produced prompt and effective moisis and was found to be harmless and non-irritating to the anterior chamber structures. A rebound dialatation of the pipit was noticed in the post operative period in 3 of our first 5 cases where only carbachol was used. For prolonged miosis instillation of a more powerful miotic like pilocarpine is recommended at the completion of surgery:


How to cite this article:
Agarwal J. Carbachol as miotic agent in intra-ocular lens implant surgery.Indian J Ophthalmol 1988;36:10-11


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Agarwal J. Carbachol as miotic agent in intra-ocular lens implant surgery. Indian J Ophthalmol [serial online] 1988 [cited 2020 Sep 20 ];36:10-11
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