2.5% and 10% Phenylephrine for Mydriasis in Diabetic Patients With Darkly Pigmented Irides
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To compare the clinical efficacy and systemic side effects between 2.5% and 10% phenylephrine for mydriasis in diabetic patient with darkly pigmented irides.
Condition or disease
Drug: 2.5% or 10% phenylephrine
One hundred patients with diabetes from Srinagarind Hospital Eye Clinic were enrolled and randomized into two groups by block randomization. In group I (50 patients), 1% tropicamide combined with 2.5% phenylephrine were administered to dilate pupil whereas 1% tropicamide combined with 10% phenylephrine were used in Group II (50 patients). Pupil diameter, blood pressure and heart rate were measured before and after eye drop instillations.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 70 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
history of intraocular surgery or laser treatment,
any ocular diseases that might affect pupil size such as glaucoma,uveitis,Horner's syndrome, Adies' pupil,