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Condition: Inflammation of Eyelid Edges and the Lining of the Eye
8/15/2014 5:05:39 PM

Reviewer: Tommy, 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I used this product for several days and saw no relief. Perhaps I did not use it long enough. However, I stopped and started another medication.

Condition: Inflammation of Eyelid Edges and the Lining of the Eye
4/4/2014 10:34:24 AM

Reviewer: taffy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
used for 1 week and symptoms disappeared.

Condition: Inflammation of Eyelid Edges and the Lining of the Eye
5/18/2012 10:01:54 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was diagnosed with blepharitis. This product immediately caused my symptoms to worsen and I was instructed by my Dr. to stop use.

Condition: Inflammation of Eyelid Edges and the Lining of the Eye
2/25/2010 10:53:48 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Inflammation of Eyelid Edges and the Lining of the Eye
10/5/2009 9:18:14 PM

Reviewer: skillam, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My 4 yr old daughter is taking this for oil build-up that looks like overgrown sty. We are one week into treatment and the sty has grown, maybe it is speeding up process, but it looks horrible. Also- it may just be her age- but I swear this has to have some emotional side effect as in the past week, she has become nastier and short tempered. Like I said, could be a phase, but it has been lastin ... Show Full Comment

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