demecarium

demecarium

 [dem″ĕ-kar´e-um]
an anticholinesterase agent used topically as the bromide salt to produce miosis, reduce intraocular pressure, and potentiate accommodation in the treatment of open-angle glaucoma and of closed-angle glaucoma after iridectomy, and in the management of accommodative esotropia.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
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* Subjects who are on myotics like carbachol, demecarium, echothiophate, isoflurophate, neostigmine and physiostigmine.