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Norwalk, CT
A 19-year-old male asked:

It seems caffeine increases eye pressure which is bad for people with glaucoma. does it still increase eye pressure if youre already using the eye drops?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
There is no solid evidence that caffeine directly raises intraocular pressure and there's no reason for glaucoma patients to avoid coffee.
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