Is Medication Causing Irritation to Dry Eye?

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Dry eye is characterized by decreased tear production caused by eye inflammation or other eye diseases. Some medications will cause irritation to dry eye in many ways.For example,they can change the mix of ingredients of eyes, and reduce the production of tears in them. Here are several medications that may cause irritation to dry eye:
  • Birth control pills
  • Acne medicine
  • Antidepressants
  • Antihistamines
  • Parkinson medicines
  • Sleeping pills
  • Blood pressure medicines
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