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Artificial Tears vs Fluorometholone

Artificial Tears
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Fluorometholone
Other name: Eye Drops (Eye Drops)
Other name: FML (FML)
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Method of use:
Eye Drops, Eye Ointment
Method of use:
Eye Drops, Eye Ointment
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Artificial tears are lubricant eye drops used to treat the dryness and irritation associated with deficient tear production in keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eyes). They are also used to moisten contact lenses and in eye examinations.Artificial tears ar...
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Fluorometholone is a corticosteroid, most often used after laser-based refractive surgery. It is marketed under the brand names FML (Allergan) and Flarex (Alcon).Fluorometholone acetate ophthalmic suspension is indicated for use in the treatm...
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Burning
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Graves
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Light Sensitivity
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Glaucoma
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Depression
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Nearsighted
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Eye Strain
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Floaters
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Diabetes
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Bell's Palsy
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Restless
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Photophobia
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About Artificial Tears
Artificial tears are lubricant eye drops used to treat the dryness and irritation associated with deficient tear production in keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eyes). They are also used to moisten contact lenses and in eye examinations.Artificial tears ar...
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About Fluorometholone
Fluorometholone is a corticosteroid, most often used after laser-based refractive surgery. It is marketed under the brand names FML (Allergan) and Flarex (Alcon).Fluorometholone acetate ophthalmic suspension is indicated for use in the treatm...
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that the fluorometholone steroid drops have been helping...
" ...to healing!Unfortunately, for me, applying artificial tears upon awakening in the morning ...inside my eyelid. So I have to get up every 1-2 hours at night to apply lubricant. I do believe that the... "

using something called fluorometholone/doxycycline. is that...
" ...my problem. I've been using the Muro at night, along with artificial tears every hour during the day, ...some of you are using something called fluorometholone/doxycycline. is that a prescription, or... "

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urrently on artificial tears every 5-20 minutes, fluor...
" ...the burning/grittiness/inflamed feeling I get when my eyes dry out. I've also noticed some puffiness and swelling of my eyelids when this pain ...what it's worth, I'm currently on artificial tears every... "

either PredForte or Fluorometholone. You can look it up...
" ...Dr. Dursun. It recommends using Doxycycline for 2 months and ...steroid eyedrop, either PredForte or Fluorometholone. You can look it up ...I make sure I get artificial tears in. I'm still using Muro... "

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etholone. He advise that for the 1st week I us...
" ...He gave me prescription for Fluorometholone. He advise that for the 1st week I use Fluorometholone 4x a day. After each drop of Fluorometholone I should wait 10-15 minutes ...then take regular eye... "

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(or FML) is a ophthalmic suspension drug that...
" Fluorometholone (or FML) is a ophthalmic suspension drug that you ...the proper dosage! Note that artificial tears are not like Visine. You can use artificial tears as often as you like,... "

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about FluorometholoneI recently got dry eyes in my r...
" Question about Fluorometholone I recently got dry eyes ...following. 1st week I use Fluorometholone 4x a day. After each drop of Fluorometholone I should wait 10-15 minutes ...then take regular eye drops.... "

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