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    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    3/1/2010 11:26:21 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    In one week my pressures went down 5 points. The only concern I have is in the 2nd week ,I am getting red blotches under my eyes. Is anyone else experiencing this?

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    1/13/2010 3:55:47 PM

    Reviewer: Greeny, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Worked fine for first 6 months. Pressures went from mid 20's to high teens. After a year pressures are up in the high 20's. Seems to lose effectiveness after a year.

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    12/29/2009 10:02:56 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My eye pressure was up to 23 and the dr. put me on xalatan. Very bad side effects. Went with out meds and pressure went high. Dr. asked me to try travatan and I have been very pleased. No blood shot eyes,red eye lids or sensitivity to light. The only thing I have noticed is my eye lashes have gotten longer which for me is a good thing. I go back for my check up in 2 weeks and hope the pressure is ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    11/23/2009 9:39:29 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    DRADYCARDIA WAS EXPERIENCED BY ME. I AM AN DISTANCE RUNNER WHO SUFFERS FROM P.S.V.T . I AM ON ''TAMBOCOR''WHICH IS WORKING FINE I AM TRAINING AND RACING AGAIN. AFTER TAKING TRAVATAN FOR 13 DAYS I HAD A HARD RUNNING AND MY H.R. WAS AROUND 21 BPM SLOWER THAN NORMAL.

    Condition: Increased Pressure in the Eye
    11/10/2009 1:53:24 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I am experiencing hair growth under the eye, high on cheek where tears leak after putting in the drop. Very fine hair. Also the eye using the drops, eyelashes longer and darker than other eye. Anyone have this?

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