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Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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Hypotears (Overview)

Hypotears is an eye-affecting agent.


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What are hypotears (artificial tears)?

What are hypotears (artificial tears)?

Hypotears (artificial tears): Hypotears: hypo tears lubricant eye drops, sterile, economy size 1 fl oz (30 ml) are lubricant eye drops available at amazon.Com or drugstore.Com and elsewhere. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
78 doctors shared insights

Hypotears (Overview)

Hypotears is an eye-affecting agent.


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Can I use hypotears (artificial tears) plus instead of sno tears?

Can I use hypotears (artificial tears) plus instead of sno tears?

Of course: Every company that makes eyedrops, makes a variety of tears. There are some differences but the goal is to supplement natural tears and make the eye more comfortable. If you are treating eye dryness, you can try several different ones and see which makes you feel the best. Hypotears (artificial tears) is a good brand, but there are dozens of others as well. ...Read more

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I went to the eye doctor cause had blurry vision due to over using my artificial tears ..He proscribed me "zylet" can zylet worsen my blurry vision?

I went to the eye doctor cause had blurry vision due to over using my artificial tears ..He proscribed me "zylet" can zylet worsen my blurry vision?

Yes: Zylet contains a corticosteroid and an amino glycoside antibiotic, which can cause a toxic reaction in the cornea, resulting in blurred vision. Also, the preservative is benzalkonium chloride which , with frequent use, can also be toxic, causing blurred vision. However, with short term use it most likely will not be a problem. ...Read more

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Is is always safe to use hypotears (artificial tears)?

Is is always safe to use hypotears (artificial tears)?

Hypotears (artificial tears): Hypotears: hypo tears lubricant eye drops, sterile, economy size 1 fl oz (30 ml) are lubricant eye drops available at amazon.Com or drugstore.Com and elsewhere. Commerically prepared eye lubricants are generally safe for anyone, any condition. The rare problem would be an allergy to a preservative or other component of the eye drops. ...Read more

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Hypotears/artificial tears thats better for dry eyes? Can I use presenvative artificial tears for long term and daily?

Hypotears/artificial tears thats better for dry eyes? Can I use presenvative artificial tears for long term and daily?

Preservative free: Drops are usually better for the eyes with moderate to severe dry eyes. Systane and refresh both have preservative free preparations. Restasis is important to treat the source of dry eyes- inflammation. ...Read more

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What are hypotears (artificial tears)?

Hypotears (artificial tears): Hypotears: hypo tears lubricant eye drops, sterile, economy size 1 fl oz (30 ml) are lubricant eye drops available at amazon.Com or drugstore.Com and elsewhere. ...Read more

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Is is always safe to use hypotears (artificial tears)?

Hypotears (artificial tears): Hypotears: hypo tears lubricant eye drops, sterile, economy size 1 fl oz (30 ml) are lubricant eye drops available at amazon.Com or drugstore.Com and elsewhere. Commerically prepared eye lubricants are generally safe for anyone, any condition. The rare problem would be an allergy to a preservative or other component of the eye drops. ...Read more

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Can I use hypotears (artificial tears) plus instead of sno tears?

Of course: Every company that makes eyedrops, makes a variety of tears. There are some differences but the goal is to supplement natural tears and make the eye more comfortable. If you are treating eye dryness, you can try several different ones and see which makes you feel the best. Hypotears (artificial tears) is a good brand, but there are dozens of others as well. ...Read more

Dr. Tim Conrad
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Artificial Tears (Definition)

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