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    Condition: Dry Eye
    9/30/2015 11:29:06 AM

    Reviewer: pinto, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Each vial contains AT LEAST 8 drops. My eye doctor told me to keep the vial refrigerated in a shallow cup & use it for TWO FULL DAYS (1 drop each eye twice each day). I have no problem not touching the tip & contaminating it. SAVE considerable $$$ & product this way!!!

    Condition: Dry Eye
    9/28/2015 11:31:57 AM

    Reviewer: Reliever, 55-64 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 had severe dry eye but those symptoms where the tip of the iceberg to other illnesses caused by poor nutrition, bad nourishment, and wrong eating habits mostly due to ignorance or lack of knowledge. The Restasis dealt with the dry eye symptoms but that is not a forever cure. To make a long story short, the money I spent in medicines I now save a lot by investing in a naturopathic health evaluati ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Dry Eye
    9/8/2015 2:28:53 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I asked my Physician today why I can't save the drops since there is enough for two treatments in each vial. He said I can if I refrigerate the drops. He said to put the cap back on and stand them in a shot glass in the fridge. We do not have shot glasses but we do have communion cups so we will use them. He said that will work. Since the drops are so expensive I am glad to know that I can cut ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Dry Eye
    8/31/2015 7:44:48 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Now with blurred vision when wearing contacts, causing headaches since unable to see well.

    Condition: Dry Eye
    7/17/2015 8:40:42 PM

    Reviewer: Disaponted, 45-54 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 a severe Dry eye, I thought was Srojen but twice was negative, so I started RESTASIS, now I have blurred vision, floaters, nausea and pain.

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