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... ook 3 doctors to find out the problem. Turns out it was dry eye. Since then I have worn my contacts only about 3 times. For the past 1.5 years I have been taking Restasis for my dry eyes and it has helped. ... (1 replies)
... eye has been dry almost all of the time, to the point where it is uncomfortable. I don't have any pain associated with it, it justs feels dry. I went back to the doctor a few days ago and he prescribed me Restasis. Is anyone else taking this as well? ... (2 replies)
... I had Lasik done last November and was put on Restasis about two weeks later. ... (8 replies)

... HI, I was put on Restasis for three months following my lasik operation in April. I did not have dry eye before, I didn't really notice a different. ... (8 replies)
... minutes due to severe dry eye. The doctor gave me an RX for Restasis. He said he will take at least a month to notice a difference. ... (8 replies)
Restasis users?
Sep 23, 2006
... I have been using restasis for 6 months now. ... (3 replies)
... By the way, Restasis is not cheap. I had the prescription filled at a local pharmacy using my health care insurance. ... (14 replies)
... Your story is the same as mine. ~6.5 R/7.5 L, 30 yrs of contacts with np and then a burning desire to pay someone thousands to destroy my most precious sense. I'm 5 yrs post op and dry eye only gets worse. That's the bad news. The good news is you are only 5-6 weeks post op. I've done a lot of research over the years and the key to minimizing dry eye is treating the... (4 replies)
... Agree, try Genteal Gel. If your eyes are severely dry, have your doctor prescribe Restasis. ... (3 replies)
... I went to a reputable surgeon who works with and came very highly recommended by a family member. The surgery went "smoothly" and the doctor sent me home saying that everything looked good. Even through the Valium, my left eye felt like someone had shoved a thumbtack in it. ... (6 replies)
... lease dont panic. I was so afraid that I can hear you, but it turned out well. Essentially, my eyes got way too dry after the operation and the refresh tears the Doctor recommended were not enough. I went to a different doctor, she put me on Restasis, and after the treatment I am much better. ... (5 replies)
... I stopped restasis when the doctor told me to and about 8 months after surgery my eyes started getting very blurry. I can't feel it but the doc said they're a little dry. ... (0 replies)
... Mine changed almost by the hour it seemed like. Mine kept changing for a couple of months post op. I also had very dry eye. mine lasted about 6 months. I was on restasis and had to use rewetting drops all day. I also had to use a gel at night to keep my eyes from drying out. It was very painful if they dried out while sleeping. ... (7 replies)
... Update Day 8: I had my 1 week follow up with my doctor. She pronounced that I had dry eyes and that my upper tearplugs had fallen out and put large ones in. She also gave me a prescription for Restasis - has anyone used this? She said things should clear up as my dry eyes improve. Anyone else have this problem or use Restasis? (37 replies)
... I had some dry eye issues almost immediately following the surgery, especially in my left eye. My doctor prescribed me Restasis about two weeks after the surgery and I have been taking it twice a day ever since, as well as using preservative free eye drops. ... (1 replies)
... drop 4x daily for 2 weeks, then starting Restasis 2x daily and dropping Lotemax to 2x daily and then dropping the Lotemax altogether 2 weeks after that. ... (19 replies)
... So I did my research on choosing a doctor and picked one that was highly recommended. He is not just a LASIK surgeon, but does other kinds of cornea and cataract surgeries. ... (2 replies)
... dure done was very happy with the results. Everything was going smoothly until it came time to actually begin the surgery. I was laying down, surrounded by the doctor and about 5 assistants. The doc was telling me to stare at the laser as he got my eyes ready. ... (3 replies)
... Try a simple test. Look at some writing across the room say about 20 feet away that you can just make out. Now put a drop of ur favorite eye drops and see if that clears things up a bit. If it does and then after a few seconds your vision reverts back to blurry, you have dry eyes ... (4 replies)
... My doctor says that my eyes are dry and has told me to use drops. ... (4 replies)


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