DRY EYE SYMPTOMS
Curious about the cause of annoying dry eye interruptions? The culprit could be a variety of signs and symptoms, such as:
Feeling like you have something in your eye
SYMPTOMS STICKING AROUND?
Over time, dry eye can be more than annoying—symptoms can keep coming back and might get worse over time. Dry eye can even damage the surface of your eyes. Ask your eye doctor if prescription Xiidra might be right for you.
THESE 8 DRY EYE
CAUSES COULD BE
Nothing's ever simple, right? Dry eye is complicated and is often brought on by a combo of factors. Some of them you can control...and some of them you can't. Here are a few common dry eye causes:
If only we could control that.
Changes in hormones
Oh hormones, our eternal frenemy.
Women are at higher risk.
They may help your allergies, but they're also a risk factor for dry eye.
Prolonged device time
Addicted to your laptop? You aren't doing those eyes any favors.
If you wear them, they could be making matters worse.
Low humidity, cold, or windy places
Sorry, Alaskans. :-(
Reading a lot
How can books be bad? With dry eye, too much may not be a good thing.
TIIME FOR A PRESCRIPTION?
Xiidra® (lifitegrast ophthalmic solution) 5% targets inflammation, a common cause of what makes dry eye so annoying. It may be
right for you.