miotic

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Synonyms for miotic

a drug that causes miosis (constriction of the pupil of the eye)

of or relating to or causing constriction of the pupil of the eye

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Carbachol is another miotic that is prescribed as drops and helps open the eye's drain and increase the rate of fluid flowing out of the eye.
0x (borderline ocular cholinesterase glaucoma or glaucoma inhibitors ocular suspect) cholinergic miotics ocular carbonic anhydrase inhibitors ocular sympathomimetics ocular prostaglandin analogues * International Classification of Diseases, 9th Clinical Modification where x indicates any digit.
Table 7: Global Osteoporosis Drug Market (2006): Breakdown of Value Sales of Leading Drug Brands - Fosamax, Evista, Boniva, Forteo, Actonel and Miacalcin (In US$ Million) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-51 Osteoporosis Therapeutics: A Peek into the Major Brands II-52 Arthritis II-52 Cataract II-53 Glaucoma II-53 Anti- Glaucoma Ophthalmic Drugs II-53 Beta-Adrenergic Blockers or "Beta Blockers" II-54 Timolol II-54 Levobunolol II-54 Carteolol II-54 Metipranolol II-55 Betaxolol II-55 Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors II-55 Prostaglandins II-55 Miotics II-55 Other Treatments II-55
CAL software consisted of experiments on ocular effects of miotics and mydriatics in rabbit, drug effects on ciliary motility of frog esophagus, isolated frog heart, blood pressure and heart rate of dog and bioassay of histamine on the ileum of guinea pig.
Beta-blockers, prostaglandin analogues, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors and miotics are category C drugs.
Drugs used in glaucoma and miotics - prostaglandin analogues
The glaucomatous attack can be broken by miotics and carbonic anhydrase inhibitors and at a later stage bilateral laser iridotomies are created.