naphazoline HCl

naphazoline HCl, (nəfaz´əlēn),

n brand names: AK-Con Ophthalmic, Allerest, Clear Eyes, VasoClear, Vasocon;
drug class: ophthalmic vasoconstrictor;
action: vasoconstriction of eye arterioles; decreases eye engorgement by stimulation of α-adrenergic receptors;
uses: relieves hyperemia, irritation of superficial corneal vascularity.
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