III. Precautions

  1. Primary physicians should not dispense for home use after Eye Injury
    1. Delays re-epithelialization
    2. Suppresses normal Blink Reflex

IV. Preparations

  1. Tetracaine 0.5% (Pontocaine)
  2. Proparacaine 0.5% (Alcaine, Ophthetic)

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Ontology: Topical application of local anesthetic to eye (C0472476)

Concepts Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure (T061)
SnomedCT 231346001
English Topical LA to eye, Topical local anaesthetic to eye, Topical local anesthetic to eye, Topical local anesthetic to eye (procedure), Topical anesthetic, Topical anaesthetic, Topical application of local anesthetic to eye
Spanish anestesia local tópica en ojo (procedimiento), anestesia local tópica en ojo