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... If you are experiencing significent dry eyes, lasik may not be such a good idea as it might make the condition even worse! Many people who didnt even have dry eyes experienced it after lasik because the flap severs some nerves. I was thinking phakik IOLs where they implent lense in your eyes. ... (25 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
May 11, 2005
... but i really dont think i have allergies. my doc said i may have some allergic reaction to the oil, but i dont think i have allergies from pollen ,etc. ... (488 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Feb 16, 2005
... I'm learning how to deal with this and the only thing that really bothers me is that I'm getting married this year and didn't plan on wearing my glasses... So I hope I am able to wear my contacts again by that date. ... (488 replies)

... I felt like a mummy in my sleeping bag and having to turn over and try not to wake hubby and the kids to douse my eyes with drops and goop. Nights are the worst. ... (488 replies)
... I am a long time sufferer of dry eye. Not a doctor, I should point out. Sorry to hear about your problems. I know how problematic dry eye can be. Contact lens use is actually a common cause of dry eye syndrome as the lens prevents the eye from getting properly coated by the tear film. ... (5 replies)
... t fous on the same spot both eyes were off they were extroverted and my left eye saw high but my right eye saw low.so the surgery was on my right eye which brought it up. ... (0 replies)
... Starfox, it is just not possible for me to go without using tear drops. My eyes are so bone dry that they are incredibly painful if I don't use them. Plus, I don't have very much oil in my tears anyway. ... (74 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Sep 28, 2004
... Thanks for your reply. I definitely will look up Relax Etc. Thank you. I'm getting tired of using washclothes and cottonballs for warm compresses. They stay warm for all of about 10 seconds!!! ... (488 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Jul 29, 2004
... Inserting the plugs is a very very simple, painless procedure. Your doctor really should have told you about it. It's amazing how some doctors just have no bedside manner, and lack compassion. I realize what a true gem my own doctor is, and how lucky I am to have him. ... (488 replies)
... Sorry for the relatively long post. I thought that more detail might result in a better analysis. Skip to the bold text below for the summary. ... (0 replies)
Any input!!
Sep 28, 2011
... I have very dry eyes for years, actually squeak if I rub them. In Aug. ... (1 replies)
... he healing process, there is generally a slow progression in improvement. You mentioned that it is worse in the morning, this could be caused by the disturbance from the lid. The corneal outer layers are trying to heal, when you open your eyes in the morning, the lid could have disrupted the new growth if the eyeball is dry. ... (4 replies)
Ouch..
Apr 5, 2008
... Wow, well here is another update, it has been a while. Sorry, I should have updated a long time ago. I really hope this helps someone out there. ... (17 replies)
... From my experience of recovering from an eye injury and using a lens as a bandage, two weeks is the life of my contact before I started to feel it getting dry and pulling. I used to stretch out my 30 day lenses for another couple weeks, now I just wear them for 3 weeks. ... (5 replies)
... It sounds like on top of the pain you now have to deal with a doctor who just does not understand this. I know how debilitating the pain of the "severe" ones can be since I have suffered with these for almost 2 yrs. now, and also many years prior from injury in an accident. ... (5 replies)
... I dont know if you still read these boards Jen, but I was wondering what dosage you were on for doxy? (50 replies)
... I had laser procedures in both eyes for diabetic retinopathy, almost a year before cataracter surgeries 2 wks apart. ... (11 replies)
... Good to hear from you! I think that's the best news I've heard in a long time. ... (2 replies)
... I'm so sorry you are dealing with this. Nobody realizes how much the eye can hurt if they have not had it themselves. Chronic illness is a very difficult thing to adjust to. ... (40 replies)
... I have depression and anxiety too. But to tell you the truth, a lot of my depression and anxiety came on when I started having these dry eyes. I wasn just so nervous and upset and I didn't understand what was happening to me. ... (40 replies)


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