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DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician
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I'm ***** *****. I have suffered very dry eyes since

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I'm ***** *****. I have suffered very dry eyes since cataract surgery 10 months ago. Treatments have included several rounds of steroid eye drops,antibiotic eye drops, restasis which I could not tolerate, lipiflo, and as of yesterday punctual plugs. Nothing has helped. I use preservative eye drops many times throughout the day. Any hope of this getting better? By the way I also use heat packs, eye hygiene, tear duct expression.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: That's all. My eyes were healthy before cataract surgery.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


What does the surgeon say about this?