Santen launches long-lasting ‘artificial tear’ treatment and online educational resource to support sufferers in the UK
•New UK survey shows women of menopausal or post-menopausal age, regular screen users and contact lens wearers are unaware they are at increased risk of dry eye, which affects 1 in 4 people in the UK
•Findings indicate many suffer in silence due to a lack of information and may have struggled for as many as three years to find an effective treatment
•Leading eye care specialist, Santen, launches its long-lasting ‘artificial tear’, Cationorm®, and online resource, myeyecare.health, to tackle the UK’s growing burden of dry eye disease
Dry eye – a common eye condition which affects 1 in 4 people in the UK – is a particularly sore point for women of menopausal or post-menopausal age, regular screen users and contact lens wearers, according to results of a new 2,000+ person survey commissioned by leading eye care...