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Pred Forte - has anyone heard of these eye drops making you feel sick?

Posted 27 Jul 2011 16 answers

I began taking Pred Forte 3 days before each of my cataract surgeries, one was on July 5, the other on July 12. It seems like since that time I have not felt well... and just prone to 'feeling sick'... weak, more probs with bowels. I told the opthamoligist surgeon this but he just sort of ...

How do I wean off Pred Forte eye drops (mild 0.12%) after lengthy use?

Posted 8 Apr 2011 4 answers

I have had severe red (whites of the eyes) irritated, very light sensititve and sometimes painful eyes for two years... seen many eye specalists and no real answers, tried many different types of drops and no help at all... the only thing that has helped is Pred Forte drops and I have tried many ...

Can I use Pred Forte eye rops to treat a stye?

Posted 18 May 2014 3 answers

I have Prednisolone AC 1% Ophth Susp 5ml eye drops which I got from a doctor at urgent care about 4 years ago. Can I use this medication to treat a Stye in my eye?

I have been on pred forte once a day for six months. Is this going to cause permanent damage?

Posted 29 Dec 2009 3 answers

I have chronic anterior uveitis and cannot 'wean' off the pred forte because the uveitis flares horribly without the drops. What issues am I going to face with long-term use?

Should I use Pred forte if I'm allergic to sulfa?

Posted 22 May 2010 2 answers

However, Pred forte does have sulfites in it. I've read that the usual time of use is 10 days. I've been on it for 7 months with serious side effects. My eye pressure went up to 50 - dr. never checked my eye pressure. I had blurred vision for months, dilated pupils (which was wrongly ...

How long is it possible for Pred-Forte stay in ones system after being tapered off ?

Posted 22 Sep 2010 1 answer

The Optician put me on Lotemax for (1) week, off (1) week, and back on another week. The inflamation was better, but still there. I was referred to an Opthalmogist. She put me on Pred-Forte from 7/8/10 until it was tapered off -- with the final taper-drop on 8/4. How long would it be possible for ...

I have used Pred Forte for 5 months 3/day after corneal transplant and gained 10 lbs.. Could this?

Posted 15 Mar 2014 1 answer

... weight gain be caused by eye drops?

My father had shingles in his eye. it's gone. doc said he should take pred forte forever. true?

Posted 19 Jul 2010 1 answer

my dad is 86. I worry about him taking a steroid for the rest of his life.

Will pred forte alter a routine blood test?

Posted 18 Jul 2011 2 answers

I was prescribed pred forte 2 days ago - 1 drop every 2 hours for 2 days - then 2 times a day for the next two weeks. I am scheduled for normal blood work and am wondering if this will alter the results in any way.

What is the side effect of using Pred Forte 1% if it is use for more that a week?

Posted 21 Feb 2014 1 answer

My GP prescribed me Fucithalmic ointment for my left eye coz I had slight reddish eye n i felt a bit swollen.after 1 week still he same so i wet to other GP for 2nd opinion,he prescribed me 2 eye became more red & teary. i stopped using it after 2 doses. I went to eye specialist, ...

Pred Forte - My doctor has prescribed 1 drop every two hours for acute iritis and says I will be on?

Posted 28 Oct 2009 1 answer

... this for 10 days and then start weaning. Is this too much for too long?

Can pred forte cause nausea?

Posted 25 Jul 2010 1 answer

Can a over dose of Pred Forte, cause any effect in the eye not treated?

Posted 21 Aug 2010 1 answer

I was on Pred Forte for 7 months. Had dilated pupil, blurred vision, high blood pressure, normal blood suger went sky high, acne on face chest scalp and back, abnormal sweating... the pressure in my eye was at 50. During this time my other eye blurred and dilated a few times.I told my Dr that I ...

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