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Refresh Tears vs Systane

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Other name: Refresh PM (Refresh PM)
Other name: Artificial Tears (Artificial Tears)
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www.dryeyezone.com
4 hours. I use Refresh Tears in between. I must be op...
" ...only put them in every 4 hours. I use Refresh Tears in between. I must be opposite of most people. I tried Systane and didn't like it but everyone else seems... "

s using a product called \"Refresh Tears\", but new eye do...
" ...dry eye - he had CK too but his dry eye is related to age (!!!) and the steroids he is on at the moment. He was using a product called \"Refresh Tears\", but new eye doctor said he likes Systane... "

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www.usaeyes.org
bada5150's opinion. Systane works great for longer periods...
" I'll second bada5150's opinion. Systane works great for longer periods when ...train ride home from work. Refresh Tears are better when I'm reading... "

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clinic they gave me \"Refresh Tears\" for dry eyes, Can I us...
" ...to PRK patients. The laser used on me was Zyoptix. 1 more question At the clinic they gave me \"Refresh Tears\" for dry eyes, Can I use \"Systane\"... "

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I have found the preserved systane to work fine, but the...
" Oddly I have found the preserved systane to work fine, but the non-preserved systane to be very irritating (I ...am curious how the preservative in Systane Free works. So far Purite (in Refresh Tears)... "

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ears(i'm using the regular Refresh Tears w/ perservative d...
" ...changed my artificial tear to Refresh Tears(i'm using the regular Refresh Tears w/ perservative during the day ...vision doesn't change and i don't feel any discomfort don't worry about it. ...really... "

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can now say: 1. Systane is wonderful and is n...
" Tears Naturale and Refresh Tears are both water-based tear substitutes, ...the BAK (and Cetrimide) preservatives, I can now say: 1. Systane is wonderful and is now soothing, ...damage from the BAK. I use... "

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have been using Systane and Refresh Tears eye drops I...
" Dry eyes on Accutane?, Best rewetting eye drops? ...21 days into my Accutane (Clarvitis)(sp) and I noticed dryer than normal eyes. I had Lasik ...on 'tane. I have been using Systane and Refresh Tears eye... "

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drops. Systane in my option are better and thicker...
" ...eyes lubricated with day time Refresh Tears Lubrication drops. Systane in my option are better and thicker best for ...a Good Lubrication Drop. I also use Genteal Gel Drops that are extremely good.... "

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i use preservative free refresh tears at night and...
" ...the only preservative drop i'm using right now is systane lubricant drops. I think that preservative is pretty mild though. otherwise i use preservative free refresh tears at night and in the... "

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