Newly Approved Ophthalmic Phenylephrine HCl Available

Paragon BioTeck announced it has received FDA approval for Phenylephrine HCl Ophthalmic Solution, USP, to dilate the pupil.

Phenylephrine HCl is an alpha-1 receptor agonist which acts as a potent vasoconstrictor and mydriatic. When instilled into the eye, Phenylephrine constricts ophthalmic blood vessels and the radial muscle of the iris, causing mydriasis.

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Phenylephrine HCl Ophthalmic Solution is available in 2.5% (15mL) and 10% (5mL) strengths. These products are now available through Bausch + Lomb.

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