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Blocked oil duct
Jun 16, 2005
... I've been to the doctors, had blood tests and eye examinations, all of which have come back fine, so I've nothing sinister. ... (0 replies)
... I have used puntcal plugs for over a year. The silicone plugs had fallen out several times so I tried a plug called The Smart Plug. It is made of a material that reacts to the body temperature and expands within the tear duct. They work exceptionally well. I no longer suffer from any of the irritating symptoms of dry eye. I have also taken Omega 3 and Flaxseed Oil... (9 replies)
... I have severe dry eye and have tried just about everything, currently using Restasis for a few months without much luck. ... (4 replies)

... urned my life upside down. I have absolutely no tears, zero. My tear glands got damaged in the transplant process. I've done everything possible to alleviate the eye pain. ... (9 replies)
... It looks like the blepharitis is flaring on me again despite of my taking 3 slugs of cod liver oil per day. ... (2 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)
... lie down close eyes and let it spread under the closed lid by moving the eye around just a little. Don't blink or you will loose most of it in the eye duct. I use a cool wet washcloth on the eye in the morning, then pat dry. This seems to be helping. ... (125 replies)
... known ophthalmologist at Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles. He diagosed a mild case of MGD. During exam he expressed oil from the glands.The tear duct is open and healthy. ... (1 replies)
Sore, red eyes
May 23, 2006
... I tried an eye wash last night, which has the same balance ph as natural tears, that relieved them for a short while. ... (11 replies)
... The doc just called it Blepharitis. The oil glands were clogged and infected and had some crusting and sticky eyelids, itchy eyelids. ... (36 replies)
Red Eyes
Jun 26, 2005
... I am using this med. Also, depending on how dry eyes are and whether eye drops correct the problem, plugs can be put in the lower tear ducts in order to keep more tears in the eyes and not drain away. ... (16 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Jul 29, 2004
... plugs. Smart plugs are new and were not around when I needed plugs. They are different from silicone plugs because isntead of sitting on the surface of the tear duct near your eye, they go all the way down in your duct and mold to fit your body. ... (488 replies)
... There was a bandage lens in my left eye for about 4 days then it apparently came out on it's own. Currently I am only using 1 drop of Flotemax twice a day! What a tremendous difference! ... (129 replies)
... rolleyes.gif. I went 6 mos once and thought I was home free. I'm currently doing the pirate thing and am finally ready to give the stromal puncture a try. A duct plug was put in a couple weeks ago to try to increase the moisture on the eye. ... (187 replies)
... I have the same problem. Sometimes one eye is drier than the other, for no apparent reason. It used to be that my right eye was the worst, but now that I have had all 4 cauterized, the left eye seems to be drier than the right. My doctor notices it when he stains my eyes. ... (4 replies)
... Is the eye dr that you are seeing an optometrist or an ophthalmologist? ... (5 replies)
Bump on eye
Oct 2, 2002
... Plus, it may not be bothering you now, but if you can feel it, then you don't want it to end up irritating your eye and possibly scratching your cornea. ... (11 replies)

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