Eyelid Coloboma Medication

Updated: Jul 30, 2018
  • Author: Mounir Bashour, MD, PhD, CM, FRCSC, FACS; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Medication Summary

The goal of pharmacotherapy is to reduce morbidity and to prevent complications.


Ophthalmic lubricants

Class Summary

Prevent excessive dryness and irritation of the eye.

Artificial tears (Refresh Tears, GenTeal)

Acts to stabilize and thicken precorneal tear film and prolong tear film breakup time, which occurs with dry eye states.