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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 6 answers

Has anyone else developed cancer after being on restasis?

I was very healthy, was put on restasis for dry eye. several months later 2 malignant melanomas, then blood cancer. research shows it is an immune suppressant and causes cancer, so there must be ...

Posted 8 Jan 2015 2 answers

Restasis - I had a stem cell transplant in 2011?

My tear glands don't work. My tear ducts have been permanently closed. I have been on Restasis for 3.5 months with no change. Does there come a point in time when I can say, Restasis failed?

Posted 21 Apr 2015 0 answers

Flu like symptoms?

Anyone else use Restasis and get flu like symptoms, headache body ache, etc

Posted 7 Mar 2015 2 answers

There are 60 vials in the pack of Restasis I received. Do I use each vial 2 times or one time?

I was instructed to put a drop in each eye, twice a day--once at about 7:30 a.m. and again about 7:30 p.m. Do I use only one vial for both applications, or do I use one vial for the morning ...

Posted 15 Dec 2014 1 answer

Restasis has just been prescribed for me by my ophthalmologist, but my family doctor insists it does

... not work and is against me taking it. I know this is a general question, but does this stuff really help? My severe dry eye has caused corneal abrasions

Posted 9 Aug 2014 2 answers

What is the price of restasis .05%?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 1 answer

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

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

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