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How does Xiidra differ from OTC dry eye treatments?

Posted 17 Aug 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Xiidra - Anyone else having blurry vision start hours after using?

Posted 23 Jan 2018 by Meissler 2 answers

I’ve been using Xiidra for 2-3 weeks and have started getting blurry vision later in the day. The only thing that helps is gel drops every hour or so. I have to wait about 10 minutes after the gel drops to see again and then repeat all over in about an hour. Wetting drops don’t help, ...

Xiidra - Has anyone ever had severe gastrointestinal distress from this medication?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 by wendella30 1 answer

I used this product yesterday, 1 drop in each eye, and immediately had burning in both eyes. Once the burning subsided I started tasting it going down my throat and started gagging - what a horrible taste! A couple of hours later I started vomiting and had severe stomach cramps but it all went away ...

How can I gat a discount card for Xiidra?

Posted 23 Jan 2018 by JanWalsworth 1 answer

My Opthamalogist wrote the Rx months ago but I can’t afford it. I qualify for free according to the form the Dr gave me but have not had an answer since sending app in October. The samples I had worked well. I can do $10/month but not $600+

What are the xiidra side effects?

Posted 16 Mar 2018 by evah20 1 answer

After only a few days on Xiidra had surgery for macular pucker. Next day extreme pain?

Posted 13 Aug 2018 by blindasbats 0 answers

What followed were 5 more surgeries to try to fix problem yet eye ended up being eviscerated less than a year later. I went from 20/60 vision before surgery to blindness and only change in my routine was addition of Xiidra. I am not saying this medication caused the problems but do wonder about it.

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?

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 ...

Xiidra - Did it just dissolve my once a day contact?

Posted 7 Jul 2017 by relatively new user 0 answers

I occasionally wear one monovision contact lens. I forgot I had it in, and took my usual drop of xiidra in that eye. Now, it seems as if my contact has "dissolved". Is that possible?

Xiidra - Has anyone discovered a way to get rid of that taste in the back of your throat after you?

Posted 19 Aug 2017 by Sharp girl 0 answers

... put the drops in? Mine last almost all day. Just started the drops on Monday

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