Dry eyes can come from multiple causes:
Be sure to tell your ophthalmologist the names of all the medications you are taking as a variety of common medicines can cause dry eye by reducing tear secretion. Consult your doctor if you are using:
Since these medications are often necessary, the dry eye condition may have to be tolerated or treated with eye drops called artificial tears.
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