Pupillometry and diagnostic ultrasound of anterior segment effects of brimonidine tartrate 0.2 % and Apraclonidine 0.5%
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The Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
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Apraclonidine 0.5% did not produce a significant effect on pupil diameter. Brimonidine tartrate 0.2% produced a moderate miotic effect. No effect was observed for apraclonidine 0.5%. A predominant agonistic effect on alpha–2 receptors of the iris dilator may explain this behavior.
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Besada, E.; Reed, K.; Najman, P.; Schtman, D.; and Hardigan, Patrick C., "Pupillometry and diagnostic ultrasound of anterior segment effects of brimonidine tartrate 0.2 % and Apraclonidine 0.5%" (2011). College of Osteopathic Medicine Faculty Articles. 371.