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Tear duct plugs
Oct 26, 2012
... was told it was because i need tear duct plugs! ... (4 replies)
Tear duct plugs
Oct 26, 2012
... Has anyone noted bags under the eyes that last all day as a side effect of tear duct plugs? ... (4 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jan 12, 2004
... Yep, upper & lower and they are working out well for me. The following day (after the uppers were inserted) the puncti was inflamed and the conjunctiva of same eye was red and glossy. I used toberdex for a couple of days and it went away. I have had persistent recurrent lower eyelid gland infections (2) that have yet to resolve. The eye doctor thinks it is related to my... (19 replies)

Tear duct plugs?
Jan 9, 2004
... I had the tear duct plugs put in March 2003. ... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jan 5, 2004
... Has anyone gotten tear duct plugs? ... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jun 9, 2004
... Hi jeujeu, the plugs have a little flat circular part that rests outside (at the top of) the tear duct; I believe this design is for easy removal (by the doctor, of course!). There are plugs now that can be injected as a liquid/gel into the duct, which then harden inside the duct, so there is nothing sticking out. My doctor is hesitant to use this on me, as he said there's... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
May 18, 2004
... Are they the kind that stick out above the tear duct? ... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jan 6, 2004
... I've had plugs and they did help me, but not enough to make a difference. ... (19 replies)
... ouble with dry eyes. Tried many different eye drops, but none seem to help, long term. On a routine followup exam, my opthomologist suggested putting temporary plugs in the tear ducts in the lower eyelid . . . ... (0 replies)
... ouble with dry eyes. Tried many different eye drops, but none seem to help, long term. On a routine followup exam, my opthomologist suggested putting temporary plugs in the tear ducts in the lower eyelid . . . ... (0 replies)
Tear duct plugs
Oct 26, 2012
... Wow. Thanks.Mine followed the plugs. Never had them before, even when sleep-deprived. (4 replies)
Tear duct plugs
Oct 26, 2012
... Wow. Thanks. My followed the plugs. Never had them before, even when sleep-deprived. (4 replies)
... drops throughout the day which gave me only 10 seconds of relief. If I wear makeup I get tiny blisters under my eyelids or on the edges. My eye doctor suggested tear duct plugs. Anyone have these? ... (2 replies)
... I just had the duct plugs inserted in both upper and lower lids this morning, so sure hope they don't cause irritation. ... (8 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jun 10, 2004
... I tried both silicone plugs and smart plugs and both irritated my eyes. I'm pretty miserable right now and seriously considering cauterization. Thanks in advance. ... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
Jun 10, 2004
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Tear duct plugs?
May 18, 2004
... I have severe dry eye and tried the permanent silicon plugs. I had my eye dr take them out after 5 days because I could feel them touching my eyeballs when I moved my eyes to the left or right. It drove me crazy! My eye dr said they were positioned well and he was amazed I could feel them. Anyone else have any such trouble? Perhaps I will have to consider cautery occlusion one... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
May 17, 2004
... Would it make the eyelid massages difficult to do because you'd massage the plugs out? ... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
May 13, 2004
... I'm having a lot of light sensitivity with my dry eye, and am wondering if I should try plugs again because I was too quick to write them off and didn't have enough time to truly notice a difference. ... (19 replies)
Tear duct plugs?
May 4, 2004
... huge difference. My eyes were so dry even without contacts, that I had to wedge them open in the morning to put drops in even before I could open them. After the plugs they were watery for a month, one eye for three months, but felt so good and I could wear my contacts. After that, they adjusted and were normal. ... (19 replies)




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