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How long do you need to use Restasis? Forever?

Posted 12 Feb 2013 9 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.

I have two shrink wrapped containers of Restasis with the expiration date of 2/2013. What is the?

Posted 21 Jan 2013 3 answers

... actual shelf life, or do I need to toss them after the expiration date?

Has anyone else developed cancer after being on restasis?

Posted 8 Jan 2015 4 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

What is the difference between Cequa and Restasis?

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

Posted 9 Aug 2014 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

Is it normal to have a burning sensation in eyes after using Restasis?

Posted 23 Jun 2013 2 answers

I've only been using this product for a few days, but have a burning or stinging sensation for most of the day when using it. It's not unbearable but it's not that comfortable either. Just wondering if anyone else is experiencing this?

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

Posted 15 Dec 2014 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?

Restasis - what happens if you use the vial twice instead of once?

Posted 6 Oct 2012 1 answer

I'm currently using this expensive eye drops, a vial has enough med for 2 dosages, what happens if I save the vial for the next dosage instead of discard it?

Has Allergan approved using the Restasis vial more than one time?

Posted 25 Jul 2016 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 ...

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