Mar
2014

Q&A: After years of drugs, my eyes never improved after getting sober. Is there help?

Ask A Doctor Question: 

after years of smoking drugs, crack, my eyes never improved after getting sober. is there help?

- James

Answer: 

William S. Goldstein, MD - LocateADoc.com

You may have chronic dry eye syndrome, or possibly damage to the cornea (the front 'window') of the eye. Start with artificial tear drops a few times every day.  Or you may need an eye exam, during which prescription dry eye drops may be recommended.

--William S. Goldstein, MD
Shelby Township, MI

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