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Can taurine and hyaluonic acid supplements reduces floaters? how much should i take?

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Dr. Solomon Gelbart
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Not likely: No controlled study has shown that oral supplements of any kind will reduce floaters. There are many types of floaters and some are normal entoptic phenomena. If you have not had a dilated eye exam, this should be first on your list.

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