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How effective is azithromycin in treating dry eyes?

Azithromycin is fairly effective in improving the dryness and redness of the eye in people who have chronic dry eye syndrome that is caused by a condition called " meibomian gland dysfunction" (MGD). Azithromycin can sometimes be used in people with MGD who have failed conservative treatments.

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