Artificial tears (replacement for natural tears)
Artificial tears replace natural tears and
are available in the form of drops and sprays
or gels. Artificial tears help to fight dry eyes. They can be used
together with contact
lenses, but it is always better to consult this with an ophthalmologist
first. Artificial tears also help to keep the conjunctiva moist and prevent
Contact lens wearers should not use oil-based artificial tears.