Short-term consumption of oral omega-3 and dry eye syndrome.


PURPOSE To assess the effect of oral omega-3 fatty acids on tear break-up time (TBUT), Schirmer's score, and Ocular Surface Disease Index (OSDI) through a double-blind clinical trial. DESIGN Randomized, double-blind clinical trial. PARTICIPANTS Sixty-four patients with dry eye symptoms between the ages of 45 and 90 years were randomized into 2 groups… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2013.04.006


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