The effect of oral magnesium therapy on visual field and ocular blood flow in normotensive glaucoma


Aydin B., Onol M., Hondur A. M. , Kaya M., Ozdemir H., Cengel A., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.20, no.1, pp.131-135, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/112067211002000118
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.131-135
  • Keywords: Magnesium, Normotensive glaucoma, Ocular blood flow, Visual field, NORMAL-TENSION GLAUCOMA, NMDA RECEPTOR-CHANNEL, OPEN-ANGLE GLAUCOMA, OPTIC-NERVE HEAD, CELL-DEATH, VASOSPASM, BLOCKER, VASODILATION, NIMODIPINE, RESPONSES

Abstract

PURPOSE. To evaluate the effect of oral magnesium therapy on ocular blood flow and visual field perimetry indices in patients with normotensive glaucoma (NTG).