Recommendations based on an Aqueous Deficiency Dry Eye
The goal of treating aqueous deficiency dry eye is to dilute the tears so that they are less salty and irritating to the ocular tissue.
LEVEL ONE: Use non-preserved rewetting drops designed for Aqueous Deficiency. Recommended 2-6 times per day.
Option 1 - Thealoz® available through mEYE Spa – filtered bottle
Option 2 – non-preserved Theratears or non-preserved HypoTears – available through any pharmacy - individual use
LEVEL TWO: All level ONE recommendations but to an enhanced vigilance also add a non-preserved eye gel at bedtime -
Recommended: Ocunox available at mEYE Spa or select pharmacies
LEVEL THREE: Burst of prescription topical steroid and/or Restasis® would be discussed by an Optometrist for inflammatory dry eye disease