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8 medications that can cause Dry Eyes

Medications Contributing to Dry Eye Disease Acne medications including Accutane Beta Blockers for hypertension including Inderal and Lopressor Thiazide diuretics for hypertension such as hydrochlorothiazide Antihistamines such as Benadryl Decongestants such as Sudafed Hormone Replacement Therapy medications include many drugs which have been shown as causes of Dry Eye Disease Tricyclic Antidepressants including Elavil has …

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Clinical Trials Research at The Eye Care Institute

Have you ever visited our offices and seen these large trucks marked Mobile Dry Eye Unit? These vehicles travel between research sites are used here from time to time to test new dry eye drops or other dry eye treatments. At The Eye Care Institute, we have conducted over 50 trials and our research has …

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Study Shows CBD Oil Increases Leading Indicator of Glaucoma While THC Decreases It

Researchers tested CBD which showed that a leading measure of glaucoma increased by 18%. Download full research paper Glaucoma is a complex condition which is often, but not always, accompanied by elevated eye pressure. Frequently, increased eye pressure is associated with glaucoma while lower eye pressure is not. For this trial, researchers use rats (a …

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What does 20\20 Mean?

20/20 vision is a term used to express normal visual acuity, which is the clarity or how sharp your vision is, measured at a distance of 20 feet. The size of the letters on the standard eye chart is based on work done by the Dutch ophthalmologist, Herman Snellen, in the 1860’s. As a general …

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The Eye Care Institute publishes a list of common eye treatments by age

Ages 21 to 44 Typically, a complete, dilated eye exam is recommended every 1 to 2 years LASIK, or other laser vision correction, to correct myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia and astigmatism Ages 45 to 60 Typically, a complete, dilated eye exam is recommended every 1 to 2 years LASIK with additional treatments, such as the KAMRA inlay, to correct presbyopia and astigmatism LipiFlow II …

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Dry Eyes Seminar

[siteorigin_widget class=”GFWidget”][/siteorigin_widget] February 28th Seminar for People with Scratchy, Burning, Irritated, Itchy Eyes If your eyes feel itchy, scratchy or irritated you may be suffering from dry eye disease. On Tuesday, February 28th, at 6 pm, we will be hosting a Dry Eye Disease seminar at our offices. If you are bothered by Dry Eye …

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Safely Dispose of Your Old Medications on Saturday Morning October 22nd

Are you concerned about safe disposal of expired medications?  Do you have medications you are no longer using?  There is a better alternative than flushing them away. This coming Saturday, October 22nd, the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is sponsoring a national “take back” day.  The DEA, in conjunction with local law enforcement, will be accepting …

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