eyedrop


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Noun1.Eyedrop - a drop from an eye droppereyedrop - a drop from an eye dropper    
drib, driblet, drop - a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "he had a drop too much to drink"; "a drop of each sample was analyzed"; "there is not a drop of pity in that man"; "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling
2.eyedrop - a method of irrigating the eye used by ophthalmologists
adrenergic agonist eyedrop - a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops reduce intraocular pressure by decreasing the production of aqueous humor and increasing its drainage through the uveoscleral pathway
beta blocker eyedrop - a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops reduce intraocular pressure by reducing the production of aqueous humor
miotic eyedrop - a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops increase the outflow of aqueous humor by constricting the pupil
topical prostaglandin eyedrop - a treatment for glaucoma; the eyedrops increase the outflow of aqueous humor through the uveoscleral pathway
irrigation - (medicine) cleaning a wound or body organ by flushing or washing out with water or a medicated solution
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There are also several other Equate eyedrop and lubricant packages being recalled.
N-acetyl-carnosine eyedrops 1%, two drops in each eye, two times per day, best to separate each eyedrop by approximately one minute.
AKB-9778 is being developed as a subcutaneous injection for the treatment of non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy and as an eyedrop formulation for the treatment of glaucoma.
(Pii), a contract development manufacturing organization (CDMO) to develop a sterile eyedrop dosage formulation of NB1111 for human dosing.
Additionally, a single micro-dose, which uses 75% less drug and preservative than a standard eyedrop, achieved 29% IOP lowering from baseline - consistent with the 26% effect seen in other studies of conventional eyedrop Latanoprost.
"The Tango Reflex laser system can lessen, or in some instances, even eliminate the need for strict patient compliance with a prescription eyedrop regimen or invasive surgical procedures for certain eye conditions," Nate Lighthizer, assistant dean at NSUOCO, said.
Oxervate, produced as an eyedrop, was evaluated in two clinical studies involving a total of 151 patients with neurotrophic keratitis.
Xiidra, a new eyedrop, is the first medication in a new class of drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat dry eye.
In this method, a specific eyedrop is applied to the eyes to relax the focusing muscles, and then refraction is checked after 30-40 minutes using a handheld instrument called a retinoscope.
The head-mounted eye-tracker system, dubbed EyeDrop, records the wearer's field of view and tracks the eye movement.
If you're taking over-the-counter oral antihistamines for nasal symptoms, consider adding an eyedrop to adequately address eye ocular complaints.