The tears are a salt solution and the special salts, the electrolytes, in the tear film are necessary for the health of the eye surface. But as an eye becomes dry, the tears lose water and become too salty. And just like when you throw salt on a wound, it stings and burns when your tears become too salty, your eyes sting and burn, and later there is a sensation of dryness and sandy-gritty irritation ...more
Dry eye is associated with aging, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, long-term contact lens wear, LASIK eye surgery, long-standing blepharitis and a relative dietary deficiency of omega-3 essential fatty acids ...more
TheraTears is not just another eye drop. It's changed people's lives. Read more.
An 18-year research program, sponsored by the National Eye Institute, and directed by an eye physician focused
on one goal: to develop a profound understanding of dry eye, and effective treatment. The result: a collection of treatment breakthroughs now available under the TheraTears brand...more
TheraTears brand provides a comprehensive, science-based solution to your dry eye problem.
TheraTears brand includes a range of topical drops for dry eye, an omega-3 nutritional supplement for eye comfort, and
a gentle & effective eyelid cleanser.
Learn which TheraTears products are right for you...more