Why Tapering Off the Dose of Steroid Eye Drops is Important

Tapering Off the Dose of Steroid Eye Drops

Steroids are potent anti-inflammatory drugs which are used for a variety of eye diseases. They produce relatively quicker action and better control of inflammation and prevent serious damage to fragile tissues of the eye. At the same time, steroids cause significant side effects and need to be used judiciously. Additionally, if the use of steroids … Read more

How to Instill Eyedrops

How to Instill Eyedrops

Eye drops are the most commonly used method of treatment to mange eye diseases and conditions. It is important to know how the eye drops should be put into the eyes so that maximum amount of the instilled drug is delivered to the target tissue – whether it is on the surface of the eye or … Read more