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Is it safe to use Alrex for 6 months for chronic dry eye syndrome?

My ophthalmologist has prescribed 4 drops Alrex & 2 drops Restasis per day for 6 months for chronic dry eyes. I had cataract surgery 2 months ago and vision is still blurred due to dry eyes. Is ...

Posted 23 Mar 2014 2 answers

Is there anyone who developed stomach problems, gerd, with Restasis?

I have been on Restasis for one week and have terrible stomach acid and gerd?

Posted 18 Mar 2014 1 answer

How long do you need to use Restasis? Forever?

Just wondering since my eye doctor did not give me a yes or no answer to this question. And this drug works well for me but my prescription, each time for 4 months is $215.00.

Posted 12 Feb 2013 4 answers

When first starting to use restasis can it cause headaches?

I have rheumatoid arthritis and suffer from chronic dry eyes. Eye dr put me on restasis 2 times a day. I have been using them about 5 days and have had awful headaches since starting. Was just ...

Posted 4 Oct 2013 1 answer

I have Sjogren's syndrome and find that my dry throat and waking at night is much worse since I?

... started using Restasis. I also have a thyroid nodule that is benign but will be monitored in 6 months and wonder if drops dripping in my throat caused extreme throat problem and will be harmful ...

Posted 24 Aug 2013 1 answer

Is it normal to have a burning sensation in eyes after using Restasis?

I've only been using this product for a few days, but have a burning or stinging sensation for most of the day when using it. It's not unbearable but it's not that comfortable either. ...

Posted 23 Jun 2013 2 answers

I have two shrink wrapped containers of Restasis with the expiration date of 2/2013. What is the?

... actual shelf life, or do I need to toss them after the expiration date?

Posted 21 Jan 2013 2 answers

Restasis - Why do I have to use the vial only one time and discard the rest?

I was told I could refrigerate it and use it next time or even several times.

Posted 2 Mar 2013 1 answer

Restasis - what happens if you use the vial twice instead of once?

I'm currently using this expensive eye drops, a vial has enough med for 2 dosages, what happens if I save the vial for the next dosage instead of discard it?

Posted 6 Oct 2012 1 answer

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