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... Hi MiguelX, I have not had plugs put in my tear glands. My opth says they wouldn't help me as my problem is not my eyes, but my lids. He says my eyes are dry because of the poor quality of tears caused by lack of lubrication from glands. There are tears there, but not the right ones. Confusing, isn't it. ... (4 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jun 10, 2004
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Tear duct plugs?
Jan 9, 2004
... I had Lasik surgery and the laser must have burned the tear producing glands. I had plugs put in both my eyes. The left one irritated my eye and then fell out by itself. The right one is still in there and I notice absolutely no difference or improvement. ... (19 replies)

... Would you follow up in a few days and let us know if the upper and lower plugs are working out for you? ... (8 replies)
... and I dont think this will have caused your dry eyes. In fact many people are prescribed steroid drops to deal with the inflammatory aspect of this problem. ... (27 replies)
Double vision
Apr 15, 2006
... Hi folks and Update, I had the plugs put in my lower ducts. I been drowning my eyes with artifical tears, I use the gel at night and am taking the flax oil. The double vision is getting somewhat better I am having much less double vision. ... (10 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
May 24, 2005
... oid hormone imbalance causes less than optimal heart performance which causes less than optimal oxygen supplies to all body organ systems. If you have red veins in your eyes, for example, they aren't getting enough oxygen. ... (488 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Feb 22, 2005
... Well, I've been taking Restasis 6 days and my eyes are extremely irritated. They burn for a long time after each application. ... (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 also have worn contacts for about ten years, and last May began having problems. My eyes get a red ring around them after I take my lenses out, and my eyes have been so dry with them in, that I hadn't been able to wear them for over six months. I used to wear BioMed 55 lenses and never had a problem with them. ... (25 replies)
... I have been wearing contacts for about 12 years and until last year I never had a problem with them. I wore accuvue. Last year I was having vision probs, and my eye dr said I had dry eyes and had corneal distortion. ... (25 replies)
... I am new here and I also have dry eye problems, most of the time my eyes are so red that I looked high, which is not good. I am thinking of getting punctal plugs on my lower tear ducts, my doctor recommended it, but I'm not sure of what to do. I did a bit of research and bacterial infection seems to be of high recurrence. ... (2 replies)
... I developed dry eye after having a cornea transplant. It turns out to be a common side effect from the surgery. I had the tear duct plugs which did not help much. ... (16 replies)
... I had the punctal plugs put in and thought they helped. They took a little getting used to. Diet can definitely help dry eyes, but you will find about a zillion different things that people will swear by to help their dry eyes. ... (9 replies)
... I had multiple surgeries on my eyes.I am not bragging just staying a fact.They were not planned just turned out that way. ... (0 replies)
... I just got the silicon ones with the little cap put in my lowers on Friday. So far I'm still getting used to them though. Those darn little caps are really scraping against my eye and they are all red and bloodshot. ... (19 replies)
... Elyse was right. Ahhhhhhh, music to my ears! It's not very often that I am told I am right. ... (244 replies)
... my bottom tear ducts on Friday morning. I really haven't noticed any difference yet though, which is disappointing. I feel like there are not many tears in my eyes AT ALL. Even when I yawn, I'm not getting many. It is such a scary feeling. I feel like they are completely drying out or something! ... (244 replies)
... Is that why he wanted to put off lasering it? ... (244 replies)
... But at least it's only a week away. Hopefully your vision will be cleared up just in time for the holidays. ... (244 replies)




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