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Zaditor - Will these worsen dry eyes?

Posted 4 days ago by Daisy999 1 answer

I have dry eyes, but my doctor recommended these to me for conjunctivitis. I'm worried this will make things worse. Thanks

How does Xiidra differ from OTC dry eye treatments?

Posted 17 Aug 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Does gabapentin cause dry eyes and really sore muscles?

Posted 12 Oct 2016 by Decemberblack 1 answer

I have just had my gabapentin increased to 600mg once a day from 300mgs. I did not experience either of these two symptoms on the lower dose. Are these symptoms likely to go away?

Should I continue using Patanol with pinkeye, even though side effects are getting worse?

Posted 28 Jan 2017 by TMH 6173 2 answers

Been using Patanol for 5 years and have had no problems with my eyes until recently I started getting headaches, my eyes were acting up so bad I thought it was because I had severe dry eyes. Used eye lubricant for 24 hours and I'm worse. Pinkeye is a possibility that I just realized. Patanol ...

I am a senior (84) and COST?

Posted 23 May 2018 by Loisapp 1 answer

I am a senior (84) and COST is a consideration in my life. I need Restasis for my dry eyes. The cost is $1,293.36. I pay $116.00. This is for a 90 day supply. Each little vile contains 3 drops. I take this 2 times a day. Does this sound reasonable? Is there another alternative? Why would something ...

Is Lotemax ever a treatment for dry eye syndrome?

Posted 26 Aug 2016 by Helenjcd 1 answer

My optromitist prescribed it because Restasis irritated my eyes, but the information in the package did not mention its use for dry eyes.

Systane - Does this product cause constipation?

Posted 5 Jun 2017 by Leaonbike2951 1 answer

I used the eye drops for a few days which worked very well for my eyes as they were scratchy, sore and very sensitive to light. I recently had laser retinal surgery (both eyes) and the doctor recommended Systane. After I a few days I had severe constipation which resulted in using a laxative, ...

Can you use Smart Sense multi-purpose solution for soft (Hydrophilic contact lenses as eye drops?

Posted 14 days ago by luvinty 0 answers

My eyes feel like they have sand I them (dry eye). I do not have any eye drops right now. Could I substitute the solution instead?

Been using Xiidra for about 2 weeks for severe dry eye. About 2 days ago I noticed a tingling?

Posted 10 Jan 2017 by Severe dry eye 0 answers

Tingling down left arm & leg. Also some minor tenderness in chest & on face around cheekbones & forehead. I am Type 2 diabetic & have 4 stents in heart. Could these feelings have any connection to Xiidra?

Dry Eye Disease - I started Ziidra about one month ago and was really pleased although the drops?

Posted 1 Feb 2017 by Sava1948 0 answers

... really burned for about 30 minutes after administering them. Beginning about 5 days ago they are burning most of the day with impaired vision.I was wondering what the results would be if I only use them at night and forgo the daytime dosage? Otherwise I will have to go back to the Restasis. ...

Has anyone experienced nightmares while using Xiidra? My mom just started using Xiidra, however the?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 by SallyD7 1 answer

... first 2 days she used it, she had horrible unrelenting nightmares, which she never has. We'll call the doctor on Monday of course. She had tremdous relief and vision clarity, almost like a miracle

Xiidra - Do side effects decrease over time? Bad taste, cough, runny eyes?

Posted 29 Jan 2018 by flashyfork24 0 answers

I've only been taking Xiidra for about a month and occasionally have runny eyes. The bad taste in my mouth lasts all day, everyday. I have developed a dry cough that seems to go hand in hand with the bad taste it leaves in my mouth. Do the side effects ease up over time? I was on Restasis for ...

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