Propylene glycol, a new vehicle for ophthalmic use tested here, has proved to be non-toxic to the rabbit eye. There was no serious vision - threatening side effects or a microscopic structural damage to the eye. It was proved to be safe on frequent usage too. All irritation scores recorded being consistently below the 'Marginal Irritant' scope of 65.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences|
|Publication status||Published - 1995|
Shirwaikar, A., & Rao, P. G. (1995). Ophthalmic irritation potential of propylene glycol. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 57(3), 109-112. https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-0029072612&partnerID=40&md5=a8fc648fe7633c90af40ef4835ca61b1