21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan plc, (NYSE: AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, today announced the launch of the over-the-counter artificial tear
in dry eye patients with history of active artificial tear
use within 30
A primary approach to managing dry eyes is to utilize artificial tear
Topical artificial tears
were continued every 2 h together with artificial tear
With general treatment guidelines in each chapter, information is organized by therapeutic category, such as retinal disease, anti-infective, and anti-inflammatory agents; contact lens care; artificial tear
solutions and ocular lubricants; local anesthetics; ophthalmic dyes; and surgical adjuncts.
Mamalis recommends using simple artificial tear
drops--not a medication that gets the red out--to prevent dryness.
Eye drops as artificial tear
films or drugs which stop the inflammation are then called for.
drops could be used in case there is a problem of eye lubrication.
Refresh Plus is an artificial tear
that mimics the soothing properties of natural tears, but is a preservative-free formulation recommended for mild to moderate dry eye.
SOME patients require artificial tear
supplements for years after surgery because their tear ducts are damaged during the operation.
Until recently, there were just two treatments for dry eyes: over-the-counter artificial tear
eye drops designed to replace your natural tears, or a non-surgical procedure called punctal plugs in which tiny bits of silicon are inserted into the openings on the lower and upper lids where tears drain into the nose.
following this botched surgery Mrs Knight must now apply artificial tear
drops in to her eyes every two hours to minimise the pain.