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what kind of eye drops can be used for my dogs dry eyes

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Get evaluation: See your ophthalmologist for this. At your age eye dryness is uncommon to this degree and might reflect some underlying problem that needs attention. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
Surgery: There are surgical alternatives which involve plugging the ducts. Please discuss with an ophthalmologist.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Artificial tears: Lubricating eye drops without chemicals that relieve redness are the best drops to start with. If you do not get relief after several days of using th ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: The type of drops which will be most effective for you depends on the root cause of your dryness. Your best bet is to be evaluated by an eye doctor wh ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barbara Devane
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Not sure: It's difficult to determine what is causing your pain without a complete eye exam and knowing what eye drops you were taking. Pain in the eyes can be ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
no: I'm not sure which specific drops you're talking about but it certainly does not sound like a good idea.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Dry eyes: You can try warm compresses, staying hydrated, fish oil supplements, and punctal plugs. You will likely still need some artificial tears.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Not usually: can be helpful if you do a lot of computer work that involves a lot of staring. The eyes don't blink as often. Thus, dry eye syndrome is common with p ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wieder
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry eyes: There is no cure for dry eyes. They can be treated effectively with a variety of different artificial tears. It's important to have your eyes evalua ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tod Haller
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Be weary!!: Be very careful! most over the counter dry-eye drops are not approved with contact lenses! even some that say 'contact lens' on it are still not appro ... Read More
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