adrenergic agonist eyedrop

noun
a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops reduce intraocular pressure by decreasing the production of aqueous humor and increasing its drainage through the uveoscleral pathway
Hypernyms: ↑eyedrop, ↑eye-drop

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