High Eye Pressure

 

 

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 03/26/2012 - 03:24
Country
Pakistan
Age
40
Gender
Male
Did you perform any surgery for the eyes?

Cataract Eye Surgery

Do you suffer from pre-existing illnesses in the eye?
No
Do you suffer from any diseases in the body?
No
Do you use any eye drops?

1- Azopt Eye Drops

2- Combigan Eye Drops

3- Xalatan Eye Drops

Do you use any eye drops?
Yes

Question

 

 

Hi Doctor,

I have high intraocular Pressure and i use all types of eye drops for glaucoma. Please suggest how to reduce eye pressure

Thanks

 

Answer

Thanks for your Question

 

 

There are many alternatives ways or methods to treat high intraocular pressure other than eye drops. There is laser for example as Selective laser trabeculoplasty can be very helpful.

You mentioned you have cataract, sometimes cataract eye surgery can be also helpful to reduce intraocular pressure. There are also surgeries for glaucoma such as trabeculectomy, express shunt, Canaloplasty and trabectome.

Read More about treatments of glaucoma.

You have to visit a glaucoma eye specialist who will advice you which procedure is best for you.

 

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