Ophthalmic glaucoma agents are used to reduce eye pressure in glaucoma. Glaucoma refers to a group of eye conditions that lead to damage to the optic nerve,which in most cases, is due to increased pressure in the eye. More than one type of eye drop may be used at a time, and regular use is very important.
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