Cordyceps Cicadae is a Traditional Chinese Medicine used to improve eye health and relieve dry eye syndrome.
|Supports eye health|
|Relieves dry eye syndrome|
|Relieves stress-induced eye problems|
HOW VISION AID WORKS
C.Cicadae can help to relieve dry eye by increasing the tear film breakup time, and helps to reduce intraocular pressure.
WHAT THE RESEARCH SAYS
C.Cicadae have been shown to decrease intraocular pressure and increase the presence of antioxidants such as GPx, CAT and SOD, which indicates that it have antioxidative capabilities. It can also be used as a relief to dry eye symptoms by protecting the cells in your eyes which is important for maintaining moist eyes.
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2. Horng CT, Yang YL, Chen CC, Huang YS, Chen C, Chen FA. Intraocular pressure-lowering effect of Cordyceps cicadae mycelia extract in a glaucoma rat model. Int J Med Sci. 2021 Jan 1;18(4):1007-1014. doi: 10.7150/ijms.47912. PMID: 33456358; PMCID: PMC7807192.