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    Condition: Dry Eye
    12/19/2010 5:44:58 AM

    Reviewer: momusa, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I've been on Restasis for two weeks and have an itchy swelling rash around both my arms, under my arm and towards my back. For the first few days of the rash I thought it was dry skin as winter just started so I've been lathering up with lotion. But now the rash is so itchy red and swollen, it has to be an allergic reation and not dry skin. I've also been having stomache aches too. ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Dry Eye
    11/14/2010 4:32:48 PM

    Reviewer: econrad, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Other drops have worked as well, & cost much less. The cost is outrageous.

    Condition: Dry Eye
    11/5/2010 12:26:59 PM

    Reviewer: TL of Indy, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I wish I'd never started using this. My opthamologist prescribed it. I was only told the TV commercial version of side effects (I was never told anything about Immune problems). Upon my first few months of using Restasis, my eyes burned, I had uncontrolled eye twitchings, feelings of being in a fog or haze, very painful head & neck stiffness and last of all throat pain. It was not worth ta ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Dry Eye
    10/19/2010 3:38:48 PM

    Reviewer: dave, on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I took it for about 3 weeks. At the same time I developed a heart Arrhythmia (missed beat every 2-10 beats. Dr. ordered echo, EKG, stress test. By the time I got to the stress test the Arrhythmia quit. I had been off restasis for about two months. Now I thought I would try it again. Took Restasis one dose four days ago and the Arrhythmia started immediatly and continues today...

    Condition: Dry Eye
    10/12/2010 11:09:45 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I went for an annual eye exam and mentioned that my eyes felt like allergy eyes, but no itching. He diagnosed me with dry eye and started me on Lotemax and Restatsis for a month. I had burning which took about an hour to go away, but my eyes felt worse, more watery. After 1 month I was rechecked and the dry eye had improved per exam. I have been on it about 6 weeks now and I have not noticed a dec ... Show Full Comment

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