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Tolperisone, a centrally-acting muscle relaxant: a possible cause of macular haemorrhage

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Tsokolas, G., Almuhtaseb, H., Hanifudin, A. et al. Tolperisone, a centrally-acting muscle relaxant: a possible cause of macular haemorrhage. Eye 34, 1380–1381 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41433-019-0578-9

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