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

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45 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

1-5 of 29 Next»
Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
2/6/2014 11:07:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
eye pressuer down

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
12/21/2013 9:26:29 PM

Reviewer: no name, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Even though this medication decreased the pressure in the eye, I went off of it b/c it felt like there was a piece of glass in my eye and it hurt everytime I blinked my eye! Discontinued using it over a week age and my eye is still scratchy and irritated. Opting for SLT

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
9/30/2013 7:03:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had ocular hypertension for 20 years. I have been on Xalatan for most of that time. It ceased to be effective, so my doctor had me switch to Combigan. It lowered my pressure, but I my eyes were very red and itchy. I also experienced blurry vision and lightheadedness, especially in the morning. I am switching to a different drug.

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
1/23/2013 11:26:13 PM

Reviewer: Nikkoner, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This was very effective at 1 drop each eye, 2x a day and lowered my eye pressure from mid-high 20s to 17 or 18. The tiredness and sleepiness reported by many I found was that it reduced my blood pressure for 1-3 hours afterwards. Recently I have become allergic to it an am now on Cosopt. Immediately I noticed I was less fatigued at all times - I hadn't considered previously that after the 1- ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
11/8/2012 5:19:01 PM

Reviewer: sandy, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on this mdicine for 5 years. It kept my vision proper. But I had severe side effects and had a nightmare stopping it. Felt like I would die anytime, slow heart, blood was not getting pumped in to body. I was not even able to walk half a mile. This drug would just knock me out. I had symptoms of flue, shortness in breath. Had really tough life with it. Its better to blind slowly with eye pres ... Show Full Comment

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