OBO ID: CHEBI:50513
Term Name: mydriatic agent Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • mydriatics
Definition: Agent that dilates the pupil. Used in eye diseases and to facilitate eye examination. It may be either a sympathomimetic or parasympatholytic. The latter cause cycloplegia or paralysis of accommodation at high doses and may precipitate glaucoma.
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Ontology: Chebi
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