Consequently, topical or intraocular parasympatholytic (atropine) and sympathomimetic (phenylephrine) mydriatic agents used to dilate mammalian pupils are not effective in a variety of avian species because of the high proportion of striated sphincter muscle fibers.
Effects of mydriatic agents in cockatoos, African gray parrots, and blue-fronted Amazon parrots.
There were no significant differences in the demographic characteristics and ocular parameters between those who received mydriatics and those who were in the control group.
These results demonstrate that the anterior chamber depth increased significantly in the subjects who received mydriatics when compared to the control group (_p = 0.
6%)in control group had small pupils and their dilatation with mydriatic
was also poor.
AAU often responds quickly to treatment with steroids and mydriatic
eye drops with no lasting adverse effect on vision and frequently no identifiable cause.
To study and evaluate the role of corticosteroids, antimicrobials and mydriatics during IOL implantation.
Oral Acetazolamide was prescribed as a mydriatic in all the cases, 94% of the cases were prescribed Homatropine eye drops as a mydriatic agent.
289 Table 5: Mydriatics
& cycloplegics Generic name Rxs (thousands) % Atropine Sulphate 53.
09%) individuals of of more than 55 years of age, after use of mydriatic
To determine the efficacy of the neuromuscular blocking agent rocuronium bromide as a mydriatic agent in European kestrels (Falco tinnunculus) and to assess possible adverse effects due to its use, 10 kestrels received a single topical instillation with a pipette of 0.
7) If used at an excessive dose, NMBAs used in birds as mydriatic agents can have systemic adverse effects, represented by eyelid, neck, and hindlimb muscle paralysis, and possible death.