Dry eyes, contacts, and "refresh dry eye therapy"?

Dry eye. Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses a few times a day, and omega-3 fatty acid supplements. If persistent contact lens intolerance persists, i will typically place bilateral lower lid plus and/or start restasis. If no improvement, you should see an eye doctor for further evaluation.
Helps moisturize. Refresh brand preservative free eye drops are one of many preservative free drops that you can put on top of the cls to treat dry eye. A thorough evaluation of dry eye issues, checking for meibomian dysfunction and other health issues contributing to dry eye and contact lens intolerance with your eye md would help to see if any other treatments are indicated.

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Are vision problems also associated with dry eyes and if so are they treated the same as other dry eye symptoms.

Depends. Ordinary dry eyes are sometimes uncomfortable but not harmful. If the dryness is more severe then the surface of the eye can develop dry spots that impair the vision and if severe, the front of the eye can break down. If the vision is impaired then extra strong treatment from your ophthalmologist will be necessary. Read more...

I have hypoactive thyroid dry eyes. If thyroid level gets corrected with medication, will dry eye go away?

Possible. May be another problem causing dry eyes but yes have seen similar complaints with thyroid disease. Read more...
Possibly not. Even if the dry eyes were associated with the development of the thyroid condition, it can act as its own entity. Many times, you will have to treat the dry eyes separately as an autoimmune condition. There is an eye drop called Restasis that is specifically meant for this situation. You should see an eye md for a full evaluation. Read more...

Dry eyes at high level, redness, harden eyes, awkwards eyes, headachs, pain in eyes, evaporate tears instanly doctors, tell me symptoms of dry eye.

Punctal Plugs. You already have most of the symptoms of dry eyes. Most common symptom is foreign body sensation. Occasionally there is paradox tearing from the lacrimal gland due to irritation. You are using a lot of drops. First you should have a workup for sjogren's syndrome by a rheumatologist. Then you need to have punctal plugs placed by an ophthalmologist that will decrease need for drops dramatically. Read more...
Many. Symptoms of dry eye include a foreign body sensation, itching and blurred vision among others. Please see an eye doctor this week for an evaluation. Good luck. Read more...

Refresh liquigel eye drops works amazing for my dry eyes more than any eye drop. Side effects using gel? Long term? How many times dy is ok?

No problems. This is an effective but benign eyedrop. It is a good long-lasting lubricant and contains no products which can decay or cause allergic reaction. So you may apply it as often as you need to. Read more...

I have dry eyes itchy red dry eye corners my eyes are releasing green yellow gooey substance that turns solid after a while and makes my eyes blurry?

Discharge from eyes. It is not possible to make an accurate diagnosis with limited information on this forum. The symptoms you describe are consistent with conjunctivitis which is most often viral, but can be bacterial. One needs to be examined to be sure there is no other lesion in the eye that could be associated. Please go see a doctor for a proper examination, diagnosis, and treatment recommendation. Read more...

Started Invokana 2 mnths ago n I believe made my dry eyes worse. Nvr had dry eye episode last more than 1-2 wks n it's bn 6 wks w restasis lotemax (loteprednol) plgs?

Dry eyes . Canagliflozin or Invokana is for: Treating type 2 diabetes in certain patients. It is used along with diet and exercise. Dry eyes is not a common side effect. Most adverse effects are Genito urinary ( your physician can explain to you ). Restasis is not for immediate cure. Should be used for 3 to six months to assess its benefit. Lotemax (loteprednol) for inflammation from Restasis You use lubricants too . Read more...

Is there any treatment for blepharitis with dry eyes?

Dry eye/ blepharitis. Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses a few times a day, and omega-3 fatty acid supplements. If no improvement, you should see an eye doctor for further evaluation. Read more...