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

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Condition: Dry Eye
1/14/2009 5:40:36 PM

Reviewer: KateN05, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
These drops made my vision so blurry I couldn't drive. Since it has cyclosporine in it which is an immunosuppressive drug which raised my blood sugar level very high (I'm diabetic). So anyone who has a blood sugar problem shouldn't use it. It also gave me nose bleeds. Since it does suppress the immune system it probably explains why some people on here are getting infections in thei ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Dry Eye
12/24/2008 3:18:00 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I used Restasis for 6 months with some relief at first. Later, the burning and itching was too much to bear.

Condition: Dry Eye
12/23/2008 8:49:56 PM

Reviewer: Sheila, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I used Restasis for 4 years. I had burning, lost my sense of taste and smell,very hard to sleep at night. Stopped using. Feel better now just using artifical tears.

Condition: Dry Eye
12/4/2008 1:54:38 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
used this Rx for a year or so, very expensive and I haven't seen any results. Eyes still dry.

Condition: Dry Eye
11/27/2008 7:36:20 PM

Reviewer: 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:
It is difficult to put in the eye. The drops burn for a long time afterwards. I have a bitter taste in my mouth after using Restasis. Is it just me? Teresa

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