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Mydriatic Spray: Is it effective with the eyes closed?
Tropicamide 1% mydriatic effect: comparison between spray in closed eyes and eye drops in open eyes.
The vaporized tropicamide 1% mydriatic effect in closed eyes was clinically equivalent to the instillation effect of eye drop in open eyes. See: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22775152 Comment: use the spray with the eyes closed. Patients tolerate this better AND it works!!