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

Overall User Ratings

5 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

1-5 of 5
Condition: Dry Eye
3/22/2014 10:39:25 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was experiencing tearing in one of my eyes. My ophthalmologist advised taking Systane Balance and said it would stop the tearing for 8 hours. I had no other symptoms than the water tears. After using for a week, Systane Balance has not stopped the tearing.

Condition: Dry Eye
6/29/2013 12:03:35 AM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Dry Eye
6/8/2013 1:30:25 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I had been experiencing dry eye and what my optometrist called epithelial basement membrane dystrophy for more than a year. Had tried numerous eye drops before he recommended this one. I use twice a day sometimes more and have experienced great results!

Condition: Dry Eye
11/15/2012 4:36:20 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Dry Eye
8/29/2012 3:55:31 PM

Reviewer: Paula, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 1st use, woke up next morning w/red, itchy welts in various body locations. Went to doc & got a shot and script allergy meds. Meds helped as day wore on, but I took more allergy meds before bed just to be sure. Didn't make the connection w/just stsrting drops, so used them again on second night. Woke up around 2 needing more meds (very itchy, red welts) - took more meds. Woke up ... Show Full Comment

1-5 of 5
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