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

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    Condition: Other
    1/19/2020 11:46:36 PM

    Reviewer: mensabrite, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Besivance is wildly expensive, as are the other 2 medications required for my cataract surgery, pre and post surgery. The ophthalmologist's office contributed this as a sample, otherwise I probably would have just had to live with the cataracts. The consistency is like a thick goop. It became crusty and left residue on my lower eyelashes which made me think it had gone bad. I wish I didn ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/8/2019 5:14:17 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:
    I had an allergic reaction after two drops - my ring finger and ear lobes got swollen & itched. Removed gold jewlery Dr. never heard of such a reaction. Stopped drops. Took bnaydryl which helped itching. Now trying Polymyxin B Sulfate. After two drops - no reaction yet. Will report back. Taken due to pre cataract surgery.

    Condition: Other
    4/6/2017 11:36:14 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Used with prolensa after cataract surgery. After using it twice I broke out in hives on my head, face and neck. Paid $60 for 2 drops.

    Condition: Other
    4/4/2017 1:02:25 PM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    This medication was used following cataract surgery. It is very thick, and did not last for the entire treatment period. The cost is outrageous! Medicare formulary, even with additional drug coverage, does NOT cover this medication.

    Condition: Other
    2/21/2017 9:47:35 PM

    Reviewer: Harley, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Used to prevent infection after eye surgery. All went quite well and I had no ill affects from Besivance.

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