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... I have a cataract in the right eye that seems to be from long term steroid use. ... (0 replies)
... Has anyone been successful with Restasis and then a couple years later decided to stop using Restasis? ... (0 replies)
... Restasis is known to burn at first, but it makes my eyes burn to the point I can't drive, or function normally, because when in pain, the eye automatically wants to close or squint. I take it only at night now, and have been using a tube of nightly use ointment, increased my level of water (I hate drinking water, so I found that drinking hot water instead of coffee helps me... (1 replies)

... I use Restasis and there is nothing over the counter like it. It is cyclosporin...the drug that revolutionized the transplant world. ... (7 replies)
... I have been having dry eye for about 3 years, The Ophthalmology doctor whom I recently saw let me use Restasis and Optive for about 10 months. ... (4 replies)
... I looked through the articles on that link and cant find any information to suggest it has long term adverse effects and remember 0.05 is the lowest dose you can use. ... (10 replies)
... And, actually, long term use of liquid tears could be keeping the cycle going. ... (40 replies)
... and he gave me Lotemax drops to use for 10 days. ... (5 replies)
... glands. After five minutes or so stand in front of a mirror and pull one eyelid back towards the ears until their taut and use the index finger to move the fingers in a circular motion to get the lacrimal glands to break up and loosen. ... (2 replies)
... I am assuming you have already tried restasis to no avail? ... (13 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Aug 11, 2004
... Hi Amy, Thanks for your response! None of my doctors have ever told me if my dry eye is lacrimal or meibomian; I asked my current opth once if my meibomian glands were okay, and he looked surprised at the question and just said “they look fine”—but he didn’t seem to inspect them closely or anything. My guess is it’s mainly lacrimal, since I can barely produce tears when I... (488 replies)
Dry eyes....Help!
Aug 10, 2004
... dry. I quit the Restasis after 11 days. ... (488 replies)
... The Zaditor won't have any interaction with either of the other meds. But you are right to question using the Restasis and the Alrex at the same time. Call your doctor and tell him what you read, that steroids and Restasis should not be used together and see what he says. ... (4 replies)
... :wave: hi I have been having the same problem for over six months. I never had problems before and have worn the same contacts successfully since about the eigth grade (I am now 25). It has gotten so bad that I can not have my contacts in for more than 3 hours! I am currently being treated for dry eyes by a dr. (it took me a while to find one who would be willing to work... (3 replies)
... biotic long term. ... (17 replies)

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