... years ago i had surgery for glacoma..now it is high again and my new dr put me on eyedrops Travatan z after reading reviews from patients on the internet ..i feel like tossing them out and taking my chances on going blind.. I am 66 and feel like my life will be short..i will prob die before i go blind..they say the side effects are terrible diarreha. anxiety, depression.... (0 replies)
... a lite cloudy vision, and sometimes blurry vision about A year ago. I finally had more extensive testing done on my eyes and found out that I have " LOW PRESSURE GLACOMA ". I have always been tested for GLACOMA and my pressure has always been normal. This normal pressure was damaging my eyes. ... (1 replies)
... I was just told that I have glacoma. I haven't started my research yet and find that people who know can explain it better. Can anyone give me some help? Thanks, Kim (4 replies)
... Hey everyone,
about 4 years ago, my right eye started appearing larger than the left. I had just had Botox around the eye, and wondered if it was a result of that... But then as the years wore on the bulging eye didn't settle down, it seemed to be irritated when I drank coffee, or had stress and haven't done Botox since, but the problem persists.
Recently the problem... (1 replies)
... Last Monday the retina in my left eye started to detach from retinoschisis. Went to my Retina physician and he had to laser it right away. I have had laser in my other eye for same problem up to the macula. It was unpleasant but bearable.This time I was had 4 injections of novacain and a percocet.It started out alright but then the pain was like it going from a snapping rubber... (2 replies)
... Palmer a kennelog or kenecort shot would have worked but pressure would "blow". and glacoma set in and be irresevable. ... (699 replies)
... I have been to 3 eye doctors in the past 2 weeks over this problem. Doctors said no cataracts and no glacoma. Basically I can't see anything bright correctly. I just turned 19 and never had this problem until a few months back. What is going on is during the day when i am driving the sun is so bright off the back windows of the cars that i can only see from the trunk down on... (0 replies)
... ecked out because I am diabetic. Actually my doctor wanted me to go to an optometrist or an optomologist about a month ago, but I figured since they do check for glacoma and dialate your eyes at DOC I would be ok. ... (5 replies)
... sure but it does get annoying!!! I also have like black blurry streaks in my vision durring the day...i told my regular doc. about this and she said it could be glacoma but then i had a pressure test and my eyes were normal? ... (7 replies)
... I had the problem with Timoptic...I was on it for years then all of a sudden it started burning badly whenever I would use it...felt like I was putting acid on my eyes or something.
So I actually refused to take them anymore until one of my doctors would write me a different perscription. at the time I was seeing my 'secondary' doctor who handles all my contact... (4 replies)
... are you referring to drops FOR glaucoma or the ones they give you to test for it? The ones for the test do make my eyes burn.. I hate it. (4 replies)
... Are You Kidding? Most Of The Drops I Use Sting And Make My Eyes Red. My Doc Tells Me It's Because I Have Dry Eyes. It's Very Frustrating.
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... My husband is having trouble seeing and we are scared. He went to the optomotrist, they said his eyes are "good as new, just like out of the box" He did the glacoma test, dilated his pupils and looked at the retina, said the cornea was healthy and normal. He is 44 and needs mild glasses to read , but that's it. ... (7 replies)
... Does glacoma run in your family? ... (3 replies)
... rainbow halos around the streetlights at night along with starbursts. Even the freaking moon was starbursting. You might go to this website From what I known, glacoma is the only serious eye condition that can cause halo vision. You may be suffering from ocular migraines. ... (5 replies)
... over the Christmas holiday and I thought maybe it was stress or tension causing this. She goes twice a year for a glacoma test and always had good results. ... (2 replies)
... My O.D. discovered I have indicators of Pigmentary Dispersion Syndrome. Essential significance is that it can cause glacoma by plugging up functional eye draining. I want to understand any details of how, why and when this syndrome normally takes place. ... (2 replies)
... Has anone had any problems with them stinging or burning? Thanks (4 replies)
... Thank you dude, They have been watching me for glacoma for over 5 years. I have been doing the visual field and the others since then it wasn't till the end of Dec. that he said I have it. ... (4 replies)