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... i had lasik done 8 days ago, and up til now, had no physical problems with my eyes related to it. ... (2 replies)
... hazy effect. I have increased the amount of drops I put in my eye as the doctor suggested. I haven't really felt like I had a problem with dry eyes other than first thing in the morning. ... (5 replies)
... I think this is DEFINITELY a question that you need to ask your doctor. Alot of the over the counter allergy drops can actually cause dryness, so now is not the best time to be using them if your eyes are already dry from the surgery. ... (2 replies)

... I use Refresh Optive Sensitive, preservative free in individual vials. Granted I have tried nothing else because that is what my doctor advised I use, but I haven't had any problems with it. ... (5 replies)
... it got worse so I changed the type of preservative free eyedrops. I was using refresh plus and when I switched to systane within 24 hours it stopped in it's tracks. ... (2 replies)
... use vials are expensive. An alternative is the bottles that say "preservative free once..." it hits eyes or air. ... (8 replies)
... I had Intralase Blade free Lasik 5 weeks ago today. I was mildly near sighted with astigmatism in both eyes. I don't have what my prescription was written down right now. ... (2 replies)
... and Refresh Plus. He said to use these for 6 months after Lasik which was 3 days ago. I'm running out of samples, he said to buy any drops that are preservative free. ... (8 replies)
... rst 3 weeks of my life. I know exactly how you must be feeling. I had EBMD in both eyes and was essentially blind and unable to function for the first week or so after the surgery. ... (4 replies)
... Both of the drops you mentioned are for dry eyes. Yes the drops without preservatives are expensive but I think it is a small price to pay for just a few days. I found that only the vials are preservative free. ... (8 replies)
... ced. He said it could be caused by a thyroid issue. So he did blood work too. Basically the first step is to change to a gel type eye drop. I have been using the preservative free ones. He said I can use the gel 4 times a day. I asked if LASIK caused this and he said no. ... (25 replies)
... Thanks for the update! I am now on day 12 after the operation. My right eye which has the EPMD is still blurry, but it is improving. ... (4 replies)
... Hi! I feel your anxiety and pain - I had conventional ILasik done on 1-15-2010 and, like you, have wondered the same at times - but I have to remember that I spent thirty years severely myopic minus -12.00 on each eye with endless contact and glasses issues; please give yourself time to heal - my eyes continue "to do battle" and my doc reminded me that in my case it was major... (7 replies)
Custom wave Lasik
Feb 27, 2007
... Mrs Magoo I think at first you use the preservative free drops while your eyes are healing and once they are healed you can switch. I open a vial up and use them more than once. They have little covers that screw back on. ... (5 replies)
... etc... Tell him or her that you had Lasik and just have him or her do a really thorough exam on your eyes. ... (7 replies)
... I had Lasik last year and tried every eye drop there was, my eyes were so dry, they nearly killed me. I found that the Refresh and the Genteal preservative free ones worked best for me. My eye doctor prefers either one of these. Now I use Systane, and that's the only one I will use from now on out. ... (8 replies)
... If it helps, you can use more artificial tears. I'd suggest preservative free to avoid further irritation. These are the expensive ones in the tiny vials. ... (1 replies)
... op. Then, they were blurry on and off throughout the day. Use your drops at least once an hour. ... (4 replies)
... I wanted to have Lasik so that I could go about my normal day to day activities without the use of glasses or contacts. ... (1 replies)
... ject, and that can be very intimidating to someone who doesn't know better. show some respect for others' feelings and wait until they're at least 4 months post lasik with no good results before you go off about how bad lasik can be. ... (37 replies)




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