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Can elevated eye pressure be due to nicotine or other substances?
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Dr. Mitchell Vogel
Ophthalmology
In brief: No
Nicotine, the drug found in tobacco is not known for causing increased eye pressure.
Other medicines such as steroids are well known to cause an increase in eye pressure.

In brief: No
Nicotine, the drug found in tobacco is not known for causing increased eye pressure.
Other medicines such as steroids are well known to cause an increase in eye pressure.
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