Dry Eye

Aerie Pharmaceuticals doses first participant in COMET-2 study of dry eye candidate

The Phase 3 registrational study is examining AR-15512, a differentiated, novel product candidate for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of Dry Eye Disease

Kala reaches deal to sell Eysuvis, Inveltys to Alcon

According to the companies, Kala will receive $60 million in upfront payment, and could be eligible to receive additional sales-based milestone payments.

Dry eye disease associated with Sjögren’s syndrome: Cost of treatment a factor

In a paper, investigators identified strategies used by patients to reduce the cost of therapy and its impact on adherence to treatment Patients may be reluctant to disclose challenges regarding adherence to dry eye disease therapy, as well as fears of worsening quality of life.

Investigators outline relationship between dry eye disease and high myopia in teenagers

May 02, 2022

In a poster presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology’s 2022 annual meeting in Denver, Osama Ibrahim Hirayama, MD, and colleagues offered results that demonstrating that anisometropia and astigmatic error were greater among the patients with high myopia compared with the other groups. Compared with the subjects with no myopia, those with high myopia reported significantly more dryness, less photophobia, and less pain.