Evaluation of combined systemic aspirin and cromolyn sodium in intractable vernal catarrh.

@article{Chaudhary1990EvaluationOC,
  title={Evaluation of combined systemic aspirin and cromolyn sodium in intractable vernal catarrh.},
  author={Kulbhushan Prakash Chaudhary},
  journal={Annals of ophthalmology},
  year={1990},
  volume={22 8},
  pages={314-8}
}
The steroids in vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) are not always effective and may result in glaucoma. Cromolyn sodium inhibits degranulation from mast cells, thus preventing release of prostaglandins and the mediators of inflammation when used topically. Aspirin, which blocks the production of inflammation-producing prostaglandins in mast cells released in… CONTINUE READING