proparacaine hydrochloride

proparacaine hydrochloride

(prō-păr′ă-kān)
A topical anesthetic drug used in ophthalmology.
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A drop of proparacaine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution 0.5% was placed in each eye, and the intraocular pressure (IOP) was assessed by applanation tonometry (Tono-Pen XL, Reichert Technologies, Depew, NY, USA).
Proparacaine Hydrochloride Eye drops were used 1-2 times about 5 minutes before applying capsulotomy Lens (ABRAHAM CAPSULOTOMY YAG LENS) for topical Anesthesia.An opening of 3-4 mm was made in the posterior lens capsule, using Nd: YAG laser (VISULAS YAG III Carl Zeis Meditec AG Germany) ensuring use of least possible energy.
Following anesthesia by topical proparacaine hydrochloride (Alcaine 0.5%, Alcon), immobilized parasites and eggs were mechanically removed from the eyelashes with the help of a forceps.
In certain cases, animals were subjected to regional nerve blocks for eye examinaxtion using 2% Lignocaine hydrochloride solution and topical analgesia using 0.5% Proparacaine hydrochloride solution (Aurocaine (a)).
The injection was given under topical anaesthesia (proparacaine hydrochloride 0.5%, Alcon) in the outdoor patient department (OPD) using a slit lamp.
A Goldmann three-mirror lens was placed onto the right eye after instillation of 0.5% proparacaine hydrochloride (Alcaine, Fort Worth, Texas, USA) in the laser therapy room.
After topical anesthesia was obtained by instilling a few drops of proparacaine hydrochloride 0.5% (Alcaine; Alcon Laboratories, FortWorth, TX), the laser was focused directly on an area of pigmentation.
In Group 1 conjunctival cul-de-sac was initially anesthetized with 0.5% proparacaine hydrochloride drops three times in the fifteen minutes preceding surgery in the preoperative area, after 0.5% proparacaine hydrochloride absorbed four sponges were placed in the superior and inferior conjunctival culde-sac.
The anesthesia required for A-Scan was gained by instilling one drop of 0.5% Proparacaine hydrochloride in each eye.
Cornea was anaesthetized with topical 0.5% proparacaine hydrochloride. "Ocular instruments A(r) Abraham Capsulotomy YAG contact lens" was used along with Q-switched Zeiss VISULAS YAG III (Nd: YAG) laser system to make a hole of 3-4mm in the posterior capsule using minimum amount of total laser energy.
After application of a single drop of proparacaine hydrochloride (proparacaine hydrochloride 0.5% ophthalmic solution USP, Falcon Pharmaceuticals Ftd, Fort Worth, TX, USA) OU, intraocular pressure (IOP) was estimated by using an applanation tonometer (TonoPen XF, Reichert Inc, Depew, NY, USA).