Friday, November 28, 2014

Liposomal Sprays/Drops Might Be Good for Dry Eye

“Contact lens wearers with ‘dry eye’ and discomfort may find relief from sprays or drops that add lipids back to the eye, Australian researchers say,” reports Reuters. “They found that among contact lens wearers with the bothersome symptoms, the outermost layer of tears on the eye, a protective layer of lipids, is more degraded than among people without the symptoms. The liposomal spray used in the study is already available on the market, as are similar compounds in drop form, senior author Fiona Stapleton told Reuters Health by phone.” Read more.

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