Combination agents target early, late stages of allergy

May 1, 2003
Nancy Groves

Mark Silverberg, MD

Dr. Silverberg is with Sansum Santa Barbara Medical Foundation, Santa Barbara, CA.

Ophthalmic drops that combine immediate antihistamine relief with prophylactic care in the form of mast cell inhibition and eosinophil blockage are the mainstay of therapy for allergic conjunctivitis.