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Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS), also called keratitis sicca, xerophthalmia or dry eye syndrome (DES) is an e...
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Refresh Optive vs Restasis

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Dry Eyes
Inflammation*
Dry Eye Syndrome
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Eye Drops
Method of use:
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Allergies
10
Burning
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Itching
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Blepharitis
4
Blurred Vision
4
Tiredness
4
Rosacea
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Discomfort
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Infection
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Dry Mouth
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Burning
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Depression
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Light Sensitivity
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Joint Pain
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Glaucoma
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Arthritis
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Numbness
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Floaters
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Iritis
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sjogrensworld.org
Restasis before using my Refresh Optive. He said it...
" My opthamologist finally started me on Restasis about three weeks ago: ...apart. So far I have not experienced any problems with it. I also wait 15 minutes after applying Restasis before using my Refresh... "

www.healthboards.com
"sensitive\" Refresh optive and it did not help me, I'm n...
" ...Occular Rosacea. My eye doctor recommended Refresh Optive eye drops and it ...I accidently bought the \"sensitive\" Refresh optive and it did not help me, I'm not sure why. I am now on prescription... "

www.dryeyezone.com
cannot take Refresh Optive, it creates a \"tight\" feelin...
" SPMCC, If I am already using Restasis, then gum cellulose should be already in it. Chella, ...on and off. I cannot take Refresh Optive, it creates a \"tight\" feeling... "

www.healingwell.com
He has me using otc Refresh Optive. He made mention that...
" ...last week where he diagnosed me with Dry eye. He has me using otc Refresh Optive. He made mention that if ...and see him and he will give me a script of Restasis. How long have you been on Restasis... "

forum.bodybuilding.com
l/Flax seed oil? Y U NO put Refresh Optive in every 2 hour...
" Y U NO Use Restasis? Y U NO Mega ...oil? Y U NO put Refresh... "

sjogrensworld.org
the day, I use Refresh Optive DUAL action lubricating eye...
" I use Refresh PM Sensitive eye lubricant. A tube lasts me a ...During the day, I use Refresh Optive DUAL action lubricating eye drops. ...twin pack). Plus I am on Restasis 2xday). So my daytime drops,... "

on Restasis).I use Refresh Optive during the day, Refresh PM...
" ...times an hour (even on Restasis). I use Refresh Optive during the day, Refresh PM ...at night, and of course Restasis twice a day. A balancing ...act is I also have allergies. So when the environmental... "

sjogrensworld.org
kellyI use restasis twice a day, refresh optive several ti...
" Hi kelly I use restasis twice a day, refresh optive several times a day and ...thankfully I only use that when my eyes get really itchy from allergy - a separate issues from sjogrens.... "

sjogrensworld.org
rsonally do much better with Refresh Optive Dual Acti...
" MAT Restasis is prescription (at least in ...you can try Systane. I personally do much better with Refresh Optive Dual Action (NOT the triple ...NOT like). I also use Refresh PM Sensitive ointment at night.... "

sjogrensworld.org
to the vials used in Restasis. Like Restatsis, I use...
" litliwlowa, you mention preservatives in your eye drops - I prefer to use preservative-free lubricating eye drops that are sold in ...similar to the vials used in Restasis. Like Restatsis, I use the... "

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