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Should I use artificial tears to treat ocular rosacea?

Sometimes you can use artificial tears to treat the symptoms of ocular rosacea, such as dry, red, itchy eyes. However, be sure to speak with your doctor before you use artificial tears. While some artificial tears can be helpful, they can also aggravate ocular rosacea in some circumstances. Your doctor can recommend the best products to use to treat your symptoms.

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