Dry eyes are a major symptom of the autoimmune condition Sjogren’s syndrome.
Treatment of Sjogren’s Syndrome
- Artificial tears are essential to treat dry eyes.
- Frequent dental checks will avoid tooth decay due to lack of saliva.
- Dry vagina responds to vaginal moisturizers, HRT and oestrogen cream or pessaries
- Arthritis should be treated in the same way as rheumatoid arthritis.