Can You Tell Me Some Useful Treatments for Chronic Dry Eye?

Q:
Can you tell me some useful treatments for chronic dry eye?

A:
Chronic dry eye is a kind of eye disease that needs continuous therapy. It is the condition of having dry eyes which is easy to be fatigue.It is a common condition that occurs when your tears are unable to provide abundant lubrication for your eyes.So you will feel uncomfortable if you have dry eyes.

You can have both medical treatments and at-home treatments:

Medical treatments:

  • Use artificial tears indluding: Tears Naturale,20/20 Tears,Murine, Refresh, Celluvisc, and Comfort Tears
  • Use lubricating eye ointments
  • Use eyedrops including:cyclosporine (Restasis) drops,lifitegrast drops,steroid drops,and castor oil eyedrops

At-home treatments:

  • Keep your eyelids clean
  • Use a mild soap on your eyelids
  • Reduce your time on screen
  • Add more fatty acid in your diet
  • Use humidifier to put more moisture in the air

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