The effects of the topical administration of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on corneal epithelium and corneal sensitivity in normal subjects

@article{Aragona2000TheEO,
  title={The effects of the topical administration of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs on corneal epithelium and corneal sensitivity in normal subjects},
  author={Pasquale Aragona and Giuliana Tripodi and Rosaria Spinella and Emilia Lagan and Giuseppe Ferreri},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2000},
  volume={14},
  pages={206-210}
}
Purpose To study the changes in the corneal epithelium and corneal sensitivity of healthy subjects after the topical administration of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs; diclofenac, indomethacin, flurbiprofen and ketorolac) frequently used in ocular therapy.Methods A double-masked parallel clinical study was undertaken on 90 subjects (45 men, 45 women; Caucasian; age 21–46 years, mean SD 27.1 5 years). The subjects were divided into six groups: group 1 was treated with placebo… CONTINUE READING