Dry eye treatment process and solution
1. An artificial tear film over an ocular surface comprising an aqueous layer coated with a film of an oil.
A method and composition for reducing evaporation of an aqueous layer from the surface of the eye. The method comprises applying an admixture of a charged phospholipid and a non-polar oil over the eye, preferably in the form of a meta-stable oil in water emulsion in a dosage not exceeding 100 microliters.
- 1. An artificial tear film over an ocular surface comprising an aqueous layer coated with a film of an oil.
- 9. A method for reducing evaporation of an aqueous tear film from the surface of an eye, said method comprising forming an artificial film of an oil over said tear film.
22. An ocular treatment composition comprising an aqueous oil in water emulsion containing a complex phospholipid having a net charge and an oil.