User Reviews for Restasis
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|Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca||5 reviews||1 medications|
|Summary of Restasis reviews||5 reviews||7.8|
Reviews for Restasis
Review by BonBee:
For Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca: Eyes are much less irritated. Still have occasional pain from dry eyes, especially at night, but am only using other eye drops every half hour in evenings instead of every few minutes all day long. I keep vials in refrigerator and am able to use 1 vial for 2-3 days, so cost is not prohibitive.
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January 13, 2015 7:39 PM
Review by kris winn:
For Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca: I have been using Restasis for about 4 months and really have noticed a huge improvement. It doesn't burn at all.
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December 27, 2014 10:26 PM
Review by phantom 2:
For Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca: Works great! Have been using for about two months now, already seeing improvement in vision
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July 13, 2013 2:42 PM
Review by mitslew (taken for 1 to 2 years):
For Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca: I have used Restasis for about a year now and have seen almost no progress. For most of my life I've had red and bothersome eyes. After trying various eye drops, my doctor recommended Restasis. He said it typically takes 3 to 6 months for it to really kick in but it never did kick in. When I put the drops in it burns my eyes for the first 30 - 40 minutes. I've talked with my doctor about this and he said it is normal but should go away after some time, but it hasn't. Every year around spring time my eyes get terrible irritated and this year has been the same (maybe even worse than other years) even though I've been using Restasis for a year now. The only difference I notice was for the first couple weeks, but now I'm ready to move on.
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April 20, 2013 9:52 AM
Review by Anonymous (taken for 6 months to 1 year):
For Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca: I have been using Restasis for months combined with Azasite. I have been very pleased with the relief it has given my eyes after decades of dealing with painfully dry eyes. I am lucky to have great insurance. The drops are extremely expensive without insurance or good coverage.
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August 2, 2012 2:44 PM
Review by Anonymous:
I started this medication about a week ago in preparation for Lasik surgery. At first I balked at the price, but it works really well and I thank my lucky starts for the company that made it. My eyes are not as red as before and I am not blinking every three seconds. I think it's great!
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September 29, 2011 11:17 AM