Artificial Tears used for the temporary relief of burning and irritation due to dryness of the eye and for use as a protect against further irritation. For the temporary relief of discomfort due to minor irritation of the eye or to exposure to wind and sun.
Tears Naturale (Alcon) 15ML contains hypromellose with dextran 70 and is used to treat conditions where not enough tears are produced to keep the eye lubricated and clean. Hypromellose and dextran lubricate the surface of the eye in the same way as natural tears.
They can therefore be used to relieve the dryness and pain associated with reduced or abnormal tear production.