Are Artifical Tears the Real Specialists for Dry Eye?

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Are artificial tears the real specialists for dry eye?

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Dry eye, also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS), is the condition of having dry eyes. Dry eyes may make people feel uncomfortable. If people have dry eyes, their eyes may burn or sting. People may experience dry eyes in such situations including staying in an air-conditioned room,riding a bike or looking at a computer screen for a long time.Usually, people who have dry eyes will feel pain in their eyes, and using artificial tears is a method to reduce painful sensation. Artificial tears do help people to reduce pain in their eyes bacause they feel like the real tears and will increase the moisture in eyes.But that doesn't mean they are the real specialists for dry eye. Using artificial tears may have some side effects:
  • Allergies
  • Pain in eyes
  • Eye redness
  • Blurred visi
  • Eye irritation
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