Oral Omega-3 Long-Chain PUFA Intake to Improve Comfort of People with Dry Eye
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- There is much ongoing research to assess if omega-3 LCPUFA intake can provide relief in different forms of dry eye disease.
- Three recent studies indicate that omega-3 LCPUFA supplementation can improve dry eye symptoms alone or in combination with other means.
- The relief provided is indicated to be useful for people with dry eye disease in contact lens wearers and in people who are exposed to computer screens for many hours every day.