Dipivefrin and echothiophate. Efficacy of combined use in human beings.

@article{Mindel1981DipivefrinAE,
  title={Dipivefrin and echothiophate. Efficacy of combined use in human beings.},
  author={J. Mindel and M. Yablonski and H. O. Tavitian and S. Podos and J. Orellana},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={1981},
  volume={99 9},
  pages={
          1583-6
        }
}
In a previous study, pretreatment of rabbit eyes with echothiophate iodide prevented the ocular hypotensive effect of dipivefrin. The present masked study, using inpatient volunteers and nurse-administered drops, investigated whether a similar antagonism of action occurred in human beings. Eight volunteers received 0.25% echothiophate iodide twice a day in both eyes for three weeks. During the second week of therapy, one eye also received 0.25% dipivefrin twice a day and the contralateral eye… Expand
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