Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/235092
Title:
Transdermal hyoscine induced unilateral mydriasis.
Authors:
Hannon, Breffni; Jennings, Valerie; Twomey, Marie; O'Reilly, Maeve
Affiliation:
Palliative Medicine Department, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. breffnilhannon@yahoo.co.uk
Citation:
Transdermal hyoscine induced unilateral mydriasis. 2012, 2012: BMJ Case Rep
Journal:
BMJ case reports
Issue Date:
20-Mar-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/235092
DOI:
10.1136/bcr.08.2011.4697
PubMed ID:
22605696
Abstract:
The authors present a case of unilateral mydriasis in a teenager prescribed transdermal hyoscine hydrobromide (scopolamine) for chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting. The authors discuss the ocular side-effects associated with this particular drug and delivery system and the potential use of transdermal hyoscine as an antiemetic agent in this group.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1757-790X

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHannon, Breffnien_GB
dc.contributor.authorJennings, Valerieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorTwomey, Marieen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Reilly, Maeveen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-07-23T09:03:33Z-
dc.date.available2012-07-23T09:03:33Z-
dc.date.issued2012-03-20-
dc.identifier.citationTransdermal hyoscine induced unilateral mydriasis. 2012, 2012: BMJ Case Repen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1757-790X-
dc.identifier.pmid22605696-
dc.identifier.doi10.1136/bcr.08.2011.4697-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/235092-
dc.description.abstractThe authors present a case of unilateral mydriasis in a teenager prescribed transdermal hyoscine hydrobromide (scopolamine) for chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting. The authors discuss the ocular side-effects associated with this particular drug and delivery system and the potential use of transdermal hyoscine as an antiemetic agent in this group.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to BMJ case reportsen_GB
dc.titleTransdermal hyoscine induced unilateral mydriasis.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentPalliative Medicine Department, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. breffnilhannon@yahoo.co.uken_GB
dc.identifier.journalBMJ case reportsen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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