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Presbyopia Summary

Description: The normal decreasing elasticity of the crystalline lens that leads to loss of accommodation.

Also Known As: Presbyopias

Networked: 356 relevant articles (21 outcomes, 30 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Presbyopia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Hydrogel : 2 outcomes 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  2. Carbachol (Carbastat) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 3
  3. brimonidine (Alphagan) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 12 Generic
  4. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  5. Collagen : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  6. Polymers : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Guanosine Diphosphate (GDP) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. Biopolymers : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. hydroquinone (Black and White) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 1
  10. tranilast (N 5') : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Presbyopia

  1. Hyperopia (Hypermetropia)
  2. Myopia
  3. Cataract (Cataracts)
  4. Pseudophakia
  5. Astigmatism
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Key Therapies for Presbyopia

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  1. Inlays (Inlay) : 10 outcomes 2 studies in 41 results
  2. Laser In Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 43 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 45 results
  4. Intraocular Lenses (Intraocular Lens) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 72 results
  5. Corneal Transplantation (Keratoplasty) : 2 outcomes in 15 results
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