Patients undergoing long-term treatment with antihypertensive eye drops responded positively with respect to their ocular surface disorder to oral supplementation with antioxidants and essential fatty acids

@inproceedings{GalbisEstrada2013PatientsUL,
  title={Patients undergoing long-term treatment with antihypertensive eye drops responded positively with respect to their ocular surface disorder to oral supplementation with antioxidants and essential fatty acids},
  author={Carmen Galbis-Estrada and Maria Dolores Pinazo-Duran and Jorge Cant{\'u}-Dibildox and Carla Marco-Ram{\'i}rez and Manuel D{\'i}az-Ll{\'o}pis and Javier Ben{\'i}tez-del-Castillo},
  booktitle={Clinical interventions in aging},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Glaucoma and dry eye disorders (DEDs) are frequent comorbidities. The antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of essential polyunsaturated fatty acids have been extensively studied in relation to eye diseases. OBJECTIVE Our objective was to determine the effects of oral supplementation with a combined formulation of antioxidants and essential polyunsaturated fatty acids on expression of cytokines and chemokines in tears from patients with DEDs or primary open-angle glaucoma… CONTINUE READING
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