Primary open-angle glaucoma may be a hyaluronic acid deficiency disease: potential for glucosamine in prevention and therapy

Med Hypotheses. 1998 Dec;51(6):483-4. doi: 10.1016/s0306-9877(98)90068-8.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Aging / metabolism
  • Glaucoma, Open-Angle / drug therapy
  • Glaucoma, Open-Angle / metabolism*
  • Glaucoma, Open-Angle / prevention & control*
  • Glucosamine / pharmacology*
  • Glucosamine / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Hyaluronic Acid / deficiency*
  • Intraocular Pressure / drug effects
  • Models, Biological
  • Trabecular Meshwork / metabolism

Substances

  • Hyaluronic Acid
  • Glucosamine