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Case Report, Int J Ophthalmic Pathol Vol: 3 Issue: 2

Ocular Manifestation of Chlorpromazine Toxicity- A Case Report

Ooi ILE1, Umi Kalthum MN1*, Suzaily W2, Aida Zairani MZ1 and Then Kong Yong1,3
1Department of Ophthalmology, University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Jalan Yaacob Latiff, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2Department of Psychiatry, University Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Jalan Yaacob Latiff, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3International Specialist Eye Centre, Level 7 & 8, Centrepoint South, The Boulevard, Mid Valley City, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Corresponding author : Umi Kalthum MN
Department of Ophthalmology, Pusat Perubatan Universiti Kebangsaan Malyaysia, Jalan Yaacob Latiff, 56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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E-mail: [email protected]
Received: May 05, 2014 Accepted: June 13, 2014 Published: June 18, 2014
Citation: Ooi ILE , Umi Kalthum MN, Suzaily W , Aida Zairani MZ, Yong TK (2014) Ocular Manifestation of Chlorpromazine Toxicity- A Case Report. J Ophthalmic Pathol 3:2. doi:10.4172/2324-8599.1000133

Abstract

A 58- year-old lady presented with history of blurring of vision on both eyes which was more severe on the right side. She denied any eye pain, redness or any history of trauma and eye surgery. She suffers from schizophrenia since 30 years ago and has been treated with long term chlorpromazine.

Keywords: Chlorpromazine toxicity; Anterior capsular cataract; Endothelium and Stromal layers of cornea

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