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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Combigan Opht.

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Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
10/24/2009 7:54:24 PM

Reviewer: Phil, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am in training for a marathon and after starting this medication, my pace decreased considerable and I am ravaged by tiredness, yet I haven´t been sleeping that well at night. The tiredness has affected my job and life in general. Have reduced my dosage to one drop at night. will see how that works.

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
10/12/2009 4:06:12 PM

Reviewer: Usingmac1, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have a heart condition. The drug was causing my eyes to get "pink" and very watery. Also I could not walk 1/5th mile before I got a slight, funny feeling in my lower throat and I didn't want to continue my walk. Saw my cardiologist and he arranged for a nuclear test which was abnormal. He prescribed nitro pills to take when I had that feeling. (Also catherization to which I said No ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
9/17/2009 4:55:10 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:
After two days on Combigan, I had shortness of breath, dry mouth, was extremely tired and felt "drugged" - then I realized it was the eye drops making me feel so bad. I had no idea an eye drop could affect a person in such a serious way.

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
7/8/2009 10:27:08 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
About 1 hour after putting drops in the eyes, I fall asleep for about 2 hours if I am sitting in a chair. If I am not home, I feel an overwhelming fatigue. Also my mouth and throat are extremely dry and I have had laryngitis ever since beginning this drug 9 months ago. I am going to ask my doctor to prescribe something else - the side effects have made me so tired I can't function. My eye ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
7/5/2009 1:28:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Have been using for @ 5 days due to complications of cataract surgery----experiencing dizziness and tiredness bymid day after am drops-aalso sight not improved since surgery--also using other drops (Omnipred)--will see what happens go back to doc on the 15th

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