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

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Condition: Dry Eye
6/8/2014 4:37:16 AM

Reviewer: Peggy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have used 3 months and now I have tears flying down my face every second, I have to hold a hanky in my hand every minute to wipe the tears away. I hate RESTASIS! I was told by my Walgrees pharmacy not to take the restasis, that they are harsh for eyes!!! My doctor insisted. Then I had to go on eye steroids then antibotics, RESTASIS has caused me more issues than not. I am so pissed off abou ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Eye
6/6/2014 7:12:28 PM

Reviewer: Myopinion, 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:
I tried the samples given by my doctor. Eyes didn't respond well. They became redder and I had a headache with use. I didn't fill the prescription but did check the price with a few pharmacies. RIDICULOUS. I'll try another option for dry eyes including omega 3.

Condition: Dry Eye
5/29/2014 11:23:44 PM

Reviewer: Jane, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have stopped and started this medication twice before. I have chronic dry eyes and due to this I am unable to wear contacts comfortably. I started it again almost 3 months ago and I am seeing improvement. My eye doctor told me to refrigerate it to ease the burning sensation. It worked and I barely notice it anymore. My eyes do not discharge as they were before and I've stuck to the twice a d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Eye
4/28/2014 1:20:11 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have had dry eye for awhile. Talked to docs and they said another alternative is Omega 3 Fish Oil. It works like a dream. Great anti inflammatory.

Condition: Dry Eye
4/20/2014 4:10:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Dr gave me samples at my request since regular artificial tears and lubricants don't work for me. After 4 days I experienced severe dizziness/vertigo symptoms as well as intermittent pupil spasms causing my eyesight to have a have a jerking motion. This is not listed on the side effects for this med. Symptoms lasted on and off for 24 hrs. Of course I won't touch the stuff again and negativ ... Show Full Comment

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