Simethicone retinopathy in an immature infant. Ophthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging : the official journal of the International Society for Imaging in the Eye Chan, A., Tsai, T., O'Brien, J., Moshfeghi, D. M. 2010; 41 Online: e1-2


The authors describe retinal findings in an immature infant consuming simethicone, a common over-the-counter drug used in the treatment of colic. The lesions are most consistent with an embolic phenomenon possibly from systemic absorption of a medication such as simethicone.

View details for DOI 10.3928/15428877-20101025-04

View details for PubMedID 21053868