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Dry Eye/OSD

Hyaluronic Acid, Galactoxyloglucan in Combination Improve Dry Eye Symptoms

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A preservative-free combination of 0.4% hyaluronic acid and 0.2% galactoxyloglucan can improve dry eye symptoms, according to a study published in Clinical Ophthalmology.

Researchers used Keratograph 5M, a new corneal topographer, to investigate changes.

In this prospective longitudinal, single-arm interventional cohort study, 20 patients with dry eye (40 eyes) were treated with preservative-free artificial tears every 3 hours.

Dry eye symptoms improved after 1 month of treatment with preservative-free 0.4% hyaluronic acid and 0.2% galactoxyloglucan. Keratograph 5M was found to objectively detect these changes. 

Read the full study here.

 

Reference

Molina-Solana P, Domínguez-Serrano FB, Garrido-Hermosilla AM, et al. Improved tear film stability in patients with dry eye after hyaluronic acid and galactoxyloglucan use. Clinical Ophthalmol. 2020;14:1153-1159.

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