Severe dry eye can cause blurriness in vision, and eventually lead to corneal scarring and ulceration.
Treatments for dry eye include:
- Artificial tears: These can be used to supplement natural tear production. 132 more words
Allergan has submitted a Prior Approval Supplement (PAS) for RESTASIS (Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Emulsion) 0.05%, seeking approval of a Multi-Dose Preservative-Free (MDPF) presentation.
As said in Allergan’s press release, RESTASIS is indicated to increase tear production in patients whose tear production is presumed to be suppressed due to ocular inflammation associated with keratoconjunctivitis sicca, a type of Chronic Dry Eye disease. 373 more words