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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
See your doctor : Get your eyes checked again before using any eye drops.
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Dr. Jay Bradley
18 years experience LASIK Surgery
Eye irritation: You can try switching to systane ultra or refresh optive non-preservative artificial tears every 30-60 minutes, warm compresses, and ointment as neede ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Stop it for now: Systane is just an eye lubricant and may not be the cause of your headache, but if you only started having headache since using it, the best way to kn ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Stop it for now: Systane is just an eye lubricant and may not be the cause of your headache, but if you only started having headache since using it, the best way to kn ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Eye drops: Cellufresh is an isotonic formulation and contains carboxymethylcellulose sodium 5 mg/ml, sodium chloride, sodium lactate, potassium chloride, Calcium ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Mercury has not been used as preservative in eye drops for decades.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
Allergic reaction: Systane (and most other lubricant eyedrops) are very, very safe - no systemic absorption, they just make a lubricant barrier on the eye. That being sa ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Systane: Systane is reported to be an ocular lubricant containing polyethylene glycol w propylene glycol. I did not see steroids listed. This class of medicati ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry eye: Artificial tears are to treat dry eye and irritation.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
A variant: Systane is a slightly thicker tear replacement which I call syrupy. It will cling to the eye a little longer, providing more lengthy relief than ordi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
No: There are no significant adverse reactions reported related to blood pressure with this eyedrops.

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