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Xerophthalmia


About
A lack of vitamin A can cause a condition known as Xerophthalmia, which is an inflamed cornea. Common symptoms include dryness, ulceration, infection, and raised white dots on the top layer of the eye (Bitot's spots).


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Helpful nutrients for this condition.

Vitamin A
Importance: N/A
Comments: Alleviates dry eyes.


Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine)
Importance: N/A
Comments: Alleviates dry eyes.


Vitamin C
Importance: N/A
Comments: Alleviates dry eyes.


Zinc
Importance: N/A
Comments: Alleviates dry eyes.



Helpful herbs and supplements for this condition.
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