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Posted 12 Feb 2013 by • 8 answers
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 19 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 25 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
I have been using Restasis for 2 weeks and have the continuous burning after each use. As noted this drug is very expensive and it seems wasteful to throw out what is left after the application. I counted 11 more drops in the vial after one use in each eye. I would think with care it would be ...
Posted 26 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
My optromitist prescribed it because Restasis irritated my eyes, but the information in the package did not mention its use for dry eyes.
Posted 20 Jun 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 7 May 2016 by • 0 answers
I was an extremely healthy and health conscious individual, but then after a year of being on restasis due to LASIK surgery I developed a type of non Hodgkin's lymphoma. Restasis was the only medication I was on.
Posted 5 May 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 29 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
the zoster virus? Also have severe dry eye associated in the affected eye.
Posted 8 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
... antidepressants and need help sleeping. I need to know if this new dry eye treatment is increasing my depression and shoulsd I talk to my doctor?
Posted 18 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
If so, how are you managing? I can't use Restasis. OTC drops, warm compresses and night time ointment already in use. I have RA, Sjogren's disease, and am using a prednisone burst at the moment.
Posted 8 Jan 2015 by • 2 answers
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 others out there with this experience. Thx
Restasis has just been prescribed for me by my ophthalmologist, but my family doctor insists it does
Posted 9 Aug 2014 by • 2 answers
... 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 23 Dec 2013 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
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 application and a second vial for the evening application?
Posted 21 Apr 2015 by • 3 answers
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?
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