Prostaglandin analogues: current treatment option for glaucoma

Abstract

Glaucoma is a progressive optic neuropathy and is the world’s second leading cause of blindness. It is a multifactorial disease that is etiologically complex where elevated intraocular pressure in the eye is the major risk factor. Prostaglandin analogues are the first-line drugs in today’s glaucoma therapy. These are 20 carbon atom naturally occurring fatty… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00044-016-1563-5

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