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dry eyes. using eye lubricant. still see ripples in 1 eye. is there a treatment for tear film instability? if left untreated, any complications?

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Artificial tears: Dry eyes can be bothersome and cause chronic discomfort. There are many therapy options: best to start naturally (warm compresses, diluted baby shampoo scrubs) & move up a "ladder approach" to antibiotic cream, otc artificial tears. More info at: http://eyedoc2020.Blogspot.Com/2013/04/best-step-ladder-approach-to-dry-eye I hope this helps you!

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Last updated May 21, 2016

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