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    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    12/31/2013 5:11:04 PM

    Reviewer: Raymond J, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I had been using Lumigan for 10 years when my drug insurer told me they would no longer cover the cost. Latanaprost was suggested. After using it for a few weeks, my readings jumped from the teens to the mid 20s. I now buy Lumigan from a Canadian pharmacy.

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    1/17/2013 7:21:52 PM

    Reviewer: pepper, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I developed muscle and joint pain several weeks after starting this drug. Eye doctor said it was not the cause but its the only thing I can think of. Seems to be getting worse. I stoped using it the past week but still have significant lower body pain. How long does this take to go away??

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    10/31/2012 2:51:09 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Prices vary a LOT. Shop around. I get "dry eye" from using the computer (a lot) - so I use 'over the counter' eye drops. Ask you doc, if U have same problem. NOT all eye drops are the same. Sometimes, I get the feeling something foreign is in my eye(s). I also use Azopt with this to help control my eye pressures. More than 10 years experience. Oh and try not to forget taking ey ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    2/22/2012 3:41:53 PM

    Reviewer: shira46, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I am on the generic for this drug. After 3 months of use, the eye pressure has lowered to within normal range. No big problems with side effects after the first couple of weeks. The main reason I am doing this review is because I am feeling ripped off and maybe I can save somebody else from the same experience. A 3 pack of the generic at a major drugstore chain cost me $255 (no health insurance ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    1/7/2012 2:07:17 PM

    Reviewer: voyageur65, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    The combination of Xalatan and Timolol had disastrous side effects, characterized by redness, blurring, sensitivety to sunlight,and corneal pain when blinking.In other words, over medication! Episodes lasted a week or more. Timolol alone was effective without any of these side effects.

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