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... I was on Accutane 6 months ago and am still battling dry eyes. Can you tell me how long after your courses of Accutane did it take for your dry eyes to get better? ... (5 replies)
... treatment of accutane and I noticed that my eyes were very dry for quite some time after treatment.... ... (5 replies)
... Calibug, they did experiments with DHEA eye drops in rabbits at Harvard. The eyedrops thinned out meibomian gland secretions and relieved evaporative dry eye. The experiments were short term, only two weeks long. ... (488 replies)

Dry eyes....Help!
Jan 26, 2005
... Welcome aboard. I am sorry to hear you've been dealing with dry eyes for such a long time and without a Dr's help. ... (488 replies)
... I took Accutane for 6 months in 2007. When I finished the treatment, I could notice how easily my eyes used to get irritated by wind, air conditioning...etc. ... (0 replies)
... I was on a lower than therapeutic dose of Accutane several years ago when my eyes became so dry I couldn't wear my contacts. I stopped the Accutane, and I was able to wear my contacts again after a couple of weeks. ... (5 replies)
... Hey ndb, My eyes improved only recently (I'd say 8-9 months after going off accutane) which was May/June. I still use eyedrops once in a while but my eyes have improved almost 100%. (16 replies)
... Accutane definately caused my dry eyes. I have been off the horrible drug for 6 months now, and although my eyes are SLOWLY improving, they are no where near back to normal. What is everyone here doing to ease the dry eye symptoms. ... (16 replies)
... Actually, I think one of the main side effects of accutane is dry eyes. ... (16 replies)
... Glasses do not make one automatically a geek. I have met plenty of guys who have seen me with my glasses on that are not like any of the guys you described above and they had no problem with it. You should at least try getting some cute or funky glasses that'll make you feel confident about yourself instead of constantly saying you're a geek. (11 replies)
... When you have dry eyes syndrom it's really hard to wear contacts. ... (11 replies)
... Accutane does dry eye syndrom. Sometimes you get it years after you stopped using that drug. Dry eyes syndrom is bothering. ... (8 replies)
... After many years of eye issues at only 26, and 4 opthamologists later, their is no agreement between them on what i have other then dry eyes, all 4 agree on this. ... (4 replies)
... for four years after stopping accutane. They've since improved but are still dry. I last took the medicine in 1993. ... (16 replies)
... Glad to hear your eyes are better. Don't stop treatment, continue for a long time and make sure the infection has cleared. ... (36 replies)
... schrimer's test 4 and 9. and he said that sometimes the friction in dry eyes can cause some swelling...do you think that's possible? ... (36 replies)
... As I was reading your post I started wondering if you were taking any antibiotics for acne, and bingo. I wouldn't discount the Accutane connection. Your eye problems started when you started the Accutane, so it is more likely due to that than anything else. ... (3 replies)
... is a powerful drug used in the treatment of acne. Four to five months of isotretinoin treatment usually leads to clearing of acne for one year or more after the medicine is stopped. ... (7 replies)
... effects, though generally not serious or common, have been noted. Your skin may remain persistently dry. Similarly, dry eyes have persisted post Accutane use. ... (8 replies)
... red eyes, which seems to be getting worse as time goes by. Also, I have noticed that my eyes seem to get drier and drier during the day. ... (8 replies)




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