The research on Omega 3 fatty acids alone for the treatment of dry eye is a mixed bag, with some studies showing benefit, while others show none._x000D_
We're not surprised._x000D_
Omega 3 fatty acids have anti-inflammatory benefits, but only address the lacrimal gland function. And eve
Elderly patients who undergo cataract surgery will now have the option of receiving a single injection of Dexycu immediately following surgery.
Dexycu was approved by the Food and Drug Administration as a treatment for inflammation associated with cataract surgery.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends 8 important steps to prevent contact lens infections. Dry eye associated with contact lens wear can be addressed with one of VisiVite's two dry eye nutritional formulas.
Readers of Dr. Paul Krawitz's VisiVite Blog weighed in with an online survey on what they thought about Allergan's TrueTear dry eye treatment device, which uses battery-powered vibrating prongs that fit up the nose.
I must admit that the first time I saw Allergan's TrueTear battery powered nasal stimulator in action, I squirmed. Promoted as a treatment for dry eye treatment, this one is definitely an out-of-the box solution. But according to