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

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13 Total User Reviews

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1-4 of 4
Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
12/11/2013 12:55:57 PM

Reviewer: Kmhessel, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Istalol has no vernix and is very expensive. have used since 2004 w excellent results however so I continue to pay, as an investment in protecting my eyes.

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
5/25/2013 11:13:08 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I seem to have lost my distance vision and also seem to be more short of breath. Also my eyes do not adjust from light to dark for several minutes. Have been on this drug for about 2 years and have seen a drop in my eye pressure.

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
10/21/2010 10:55:33 PM

Reviewer: 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:
Experienced stinging in my left eye immediately after use. After about four weeks, developed headaches, pain behind eyes and my blood sugar levels increased. It controlled my eye pressure but had to stop due to headaches and increase in blood sugar levels.

Condition: High Eye Pressure or Glaucoma that May Worsen without Treatment
11/7/2007 11:27:28 AM

Reviewer: tom stewart, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

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