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PROPINE® (dipivefrin) should not be used in patients with narrow angles since any dilation of the pupil may predispose the patient to an attack of angle-closure glaucoma. This product is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any of its components.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 12/9/2008
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