Lubricant Eye Drops

Eye solution used to moisten and lubricate dry eyes is called lubricant eye drops. It contains carboxymethylcellulose, dextran, glycerin, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, and propylene glycol. It is used to relieve burning, irritation, and discomfort caused by dry eyes, and it also protects the eye from injury and infections.

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How can you manage dry eye disease (DED)?

Query: Hi doctor, My mother will be 71-year-old in the next four months. She is about 5 feet tall and weighs about 60 kg. She suffered from an ischemic stroke four years ago. Currently, she has the following disturbing health conditions: severe eye pain with gritty feeling in her eyes, forgetfulness, tire...  Read Full »

Dr. Shachi Dwivedi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Kindly upload a picture of both her eyes. And when she sleeps, do her eyes close entirely or remain slightly open? I want these details for proper treatment.  Read Full »

What to do for the tiny spot present inside my eyelid?

Query: Hi doctor, I am a male of 65 years old and have a weight of 83 kilograms. Before ten months back, I started to have a tiny spot inside the eyelid and I tried using antibiotic drops. It does not help me and the doctor gave me Fusidic acid drops. It does not help me and I consulted another doctor. He...  Read Full »

Dr. Shachi Dwivedi

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Please upload a picture. Your description is not clear about the spots. The medications you are taking can be used for meibomian gland disease or for allergic conjunctivitis. Please upload a picture so that I can help you further.   Read Full »

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