Lafayette Family Eye Care

Managing Myopia

Eyedrops for Myopia

Low-concentration atropine has proven to be effective in diminishing progression of myopia, or nearsightedness, in children.

Atropine for the treatment of childhood myopia: safety and efficacy of 0.5%, 0.1% and 0.01% does

Low-concentration Atropine for Myopia Progression (LAMP) Study: A Randomized, Double-Blinded, Placebo-Controlled Trial of 0.05%, 0.025% and 0.01% Atropine Eye Drops in Myopia Control

Increasing your child's daylight exposure and reducing intense periods of near work may be helpful in decreasing myopic progression as well.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment to determine your individual eye health and create a treatment plan that works best for you and your family.