Comparative Studies

SYSTANE® Clinical Data: Head to Head Study

Finally, a product that demonstrates a true reduction in clinical symptoms and signs.

In a head-to-head study1 with REFRESH TEARS*, SYSTANE® Lubricant Eye Drops demonstrated a statistically significant reduction in:

  • Morning dryness
  • End-of-day dryness
  • Foreign body sensation

Breakthrough Technology = Lasting Protection

SYSTANE® demonstrated a 51% reduction in corneal staining from baseline1. The polymerizing protection of SYSTANE® Lubricant Eye Drops:

  • Creates an ocular shield, allowing epithelial repair in a healthy environment
  • Results in reduced eye dryness for comfort and relief that lasts and lasts!

Tear Film Break-up Time (TFBUT)

A single center, randomized crossover clinical study evaluated TFBUT over a 90-minute period in 42 patients using two marketed products.

Systane Extends TFBUT
*Trademark of another company.

  • During the bulking phase, both products add volume to the tear film.
  • During the tear-sustaining phase, SYSTANE® Lubricant Eye Drops restructures the tear film to provide protection through 90 minutes.
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SYSTANE®: The Preferred Choice

Systane: The Preferred Choice

A recent patient preference study3 comparing SYSTANE® to other lubricant eye drops showed that SYSTANE® was the preferred choice for dry eye:

  • SYSTANE® was preferred nearly 2 to 1
  • SYSTANE® significantly reduced symptoms of dry eye in the morning and evening

For dry eye information and education for your patients, refer them to www.systane.com.

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  1. Christensen MT, Cohen S, Rinehart J, Akers F, Pemberton B, Bloomenstein M, Lesher M, Kaplan D, Meadows D, Meuse P, Hearn C, Stein JM. Clinical evaluation of an HP-Guar gellable lubricant eye drop for the relief of dryness of the eye. Curr Eye Res. 2004. Jan;28(1):55-62.
  2. Ketelson HA, Asgharian B, Chowhan M, Meadows D. In-vitro Characterization of Physical Property Attributes for Polymer Systems Used in Artificial Tear Products. Abst. ARVO 2004:No 70.
  3. Torkildsen G MD, Colby K MD, PhD, Corbin G, OD. The Effect of Systane Compared to Marketed Artificial Tears on Drop Preference American Academy of Optometry, Denver 2006.

* Trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

SYSTANE®

SYSTANE®

SYSTANE® Lubricant Eye Drops helps protect eyes from dry eye and keeps them lubricated throughout the day.

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SYSTANE®

SYSTANE®

SYSTANE® Lubricant Eye Drops helps protect eyes from dry eye and keeps them lubricated throughout the day.

Learn More