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... I've been on Restasis for over 2 months. It seems to be helping a little, but the full effect is usually not realized until after 6 months. ... (2 replies)
... 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)
... for a months supply. Please reply if you know anything about Restasis and Lasik. ... (2 replies)

... I had Lasik done last November and was put on Restasis about two weeks later. ... (8 replies)
... I have been using Restasis for almost 1 year. I had Lasik done in the beginning of July. I was on it to help with mild dry eye and then continued after Lasik. ... (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)
... Thanks, I guess I'll just wait and see if how it feels after a month. If it's no better by my next follow-up, I may ask to have my tear ducts plugged. From what I've heard, more people have had better results from that than with the Restasis. (8 replies)
... I just went for a follow-up this morning. It's been 2 weeks since I had the Lasik surgery. I'm using the lubricating drops every 15-20 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. It's pretty expensive ($48 for a 1 month supply w/ insurance). I'm just wondering if anyone has used it and is... (8 replies)
Restasis users?
Sep 23, 2006
... I have been using restasis for 6 months now. ... (3 replies)
Restasis users?
Jul 25, 2006
... I was just wondering what kind of results anyone is having with restasis? I just started using it, and it kind of burns. Anyone have luck with it? (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)
... By the way, Restasis is not cheap. I had the prescription filled at a local pharmacy using my health care insurance. ... (14 replies)
... itive afterwards, and I took a nap when I got home, and I will say that I was one of those cases that could see immediately after I woke up. I had been taking my Restasis and had the punctal plugs in. ... (15 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)
... What's IMO? Personally, I don't care about dry eye b/c I've had it for years. It's usually mild to moderate but sometimes severe. I'd rather have bad dry eye forever then deal with what I have to deal w/ now. (9 replies)
... there are many reasons why your eyes could be dry. restasis only really covers the lacrimal gland being inflammed. I know it is tempting but the risks are to high IMO. look up lasik and dry eye. ... (9 replies)
... I was put on restasis in November and my eyes were less dry and I was able to get the surgery done on Feb 9th. ... (11 replies)
... Restasis. Quelling inflammation helps dry eyes of all sorts, particularly due to autoimmune diseases, but long term steroid use has all kinds of drawbacks. The Restasis quells inflammation without resorting to steroid. ... (3 replies)
... How is it going now? Did you have dry eye before the surgery? (4 replies)
... I am on Restasis now. ... (4 replies)


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