Ophthalmic irritation potential of propylene glycol

A. Shirwaikar, P.G. Rao

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Abstract

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.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)109-112
Number of pages4
JournalIndian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Volume57
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1995

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Shirwaikar, A. ; Rao, P.G. / Ophthalmic irritation potential of propylene glycol. In: Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 1995 ; Vol. 57, No. 3. pp. 109-112.
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In: Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol. 57, No. 3, 1995, p. 109-112.

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