Treatment for dry eyes usually includes home humidifier, artificial tears, and eye lubricating ointments. Less commonly surgery may be required.
Treatment for dry eyes may include:
- Home humidifier
- Artificial tears eye drops
- Lubricating eye ointments
- Cyclosporine eye drops
- Surgery for dry eyes:
- Close the lacrimal ducts, in order to block drainage of tears into the nose
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