The use of the DIPHOTERINE® solution at ICI Francolor


"We widely use the DIPHOTERINE® solution at Oissel."


ICI FRANCOLOR – FINE CHEMICALS
76350 OISSEL - FRANCE


January 10th 1991


Dr KALTWASSER
Occupational Doctor


We widely use the DIPHOTERINE® solution at Oissel.


Testimony case :


Important accidental splash with sodium hydroxide on the right side


Immediate rinsing with the DIPHOTERINE® solution + prolonged rinsing with water during 15 minutes


Initially, serious general state with a corneal ischemia (ROUEN Hospital Ophthalmology Department) and doubts on the spontaneous character of the epithelialization.


This reepithelialization finally happened and the resort to a graft was not necessary.


When he returned to work (i.e. 50 days later) a slight conjunctive redness persisted.


Satisfactory recover of eyesight.