An acute transient myopia occurred following the vaginal absorption of a cream containing sulfanilamide and was complicated by retinal edema, shallowing of the anterior chambers, and acute angle-closure glaucoma. Complete recovery within two weeks followed after the medication was stopped.
Maddalena MA. Transient Myopia Associated With Acute Glaucoma and Retinal EdemaFollowing Vaginal Administration of Sulfanilamide. Arch Ophthalmol. 1968;80(2):186-188. doi:10.1001/archopht.1968.00980050188006