Atropine Eye Drops

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A new study undertaken by researchers in Singapore has found that controlled usage of eye drops with atropine drug may help decrease myopia effects in children. Researchers found that low concentration (0.01%) of atropine eye drops can help slow down the condition. As of now, nearly 90% of people living in Asia are vulnerable of developing the condition that can lead to diseases like glaucoma, macular degeneration and cataract. It is to be noted that back in the 90s, evidences were found that atropine in eye drops could reduce nearsightedness. However, this had some effects. A clinical study presented in the 119th annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology by Dr Donald Tan of the Singapore National Eye Center and his colleagues
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