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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A drug that causes the pupil of the eye to dilate.

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  • D. stramonium seeds contain about 0.2% of mydriatic alkaloids and about 15-30% of fixed oils.
  • I should fancy that the above particulars are sufficent to completely differentiate atropine from all the other mydriatic alkaloids.
  • Its clinical uses are primarily as a sedative, and applied locally (directly) as a mydriatic, which causes the pupil of the eye to dilate.
  • According to the early researches we could not discover any of these relationships which only become evident when we come to study the new discoveries which have been made in... for more
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