Myopia Control with Ultra Low Dose Atropine 0.01% Myopia Control with Ultra Low Dose Atropine 0.01% |
For appointment
(65) 6887 3797 | eyesp@singnet.com.sg
  

 

EYE SPECIALIST CLINIC PTE LTD
 
 
Eye Clinic & Optometry Centre for Children and Adults

Myopia Control with Ultra Low Dose Atropine 0.01%

photo

Good myopia control with no/minimal side effects Reduce average myopia progression rate to only -0.25D/year
No/minimal complaints of photophobia No sunglasses needed
No/ minimal complaints of presbyopia No progressive glasses needed
Easy and simple regimen Just instill one drop a day in each eye

A large Singapore study (Ophthalmology 2012) of 400 children in 2011 shows that Atropine 0.01% seems to be almost as effective as stronger concentrations of Atropine (0.1% or 0.5%). At such a low dose, the side effects of presbyopia and photophobia are minimal.

To find out more about myopia control, please click here.