Complex therapy of atopic keratoconjunctivitis in children

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The purpose of the study was to evaluate the efficacy and acceptability of the drug Restasis® in treatment of atopic keratoconjunctivitis in children. The study enrolled 16 patients (32 eyes) with atopic keratoconjunctivitis at the age from 10 to 16 years. Restasis® put on 2 drops 2 times a day during 6 months. It was determined that Restasis® is well tolerated by patients, gives significant and stable therapeutic effect confirmed by long period of clinical observation. Besides, it improves dry eye symptoms, reduces the risk of complications in long-term use of corticosteroids.

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E. V Yani

The Helmholtz Moscow Research Institute of Eye Diseases

Email: yandoc@yandex.ru

V. V Pozdnyakova

The Helmholtz Moscow Research Institute of Eye Diseases


L. N Yakushina

The Helmholtz Moscow Research Institute of Eye Diseases


M. B Grishakova

The Helmholtz Moscow Research Institute of Eye Diseases


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