Member since 9/29/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Lasik 4 Years Ago and Now Perimenopausal with Issues - Think About the Future! - Manchester, GB

I had lasik 4 years ago without many complications I had have eye drops occasionally when working at the computer all day or when eyes were tired. I noticed that when my eyes were tired I got double vision. I had no pain or anything with my eyes. I have noticed they are drier now than prior to the procedure however I am not sure if this is age related or not as I am a 48 year old woman now.... READ MORE

Questions from elaw65

Lasik 4 Years Ago and Now Perimenopausal and Experiencing Burning Dry Eyes?

I am a 48 year old female and had lasik eye surgery 4 years ago. After the lasik eye surgery I had to use drops however no significant eye dryness except for when using the... READ MORE

Is It True That Lasik Healing Can Take Many Years?

I was advised by my laser surgeon that corneal healing after lasik takes a number of years, any interruption in this process ie drug induced dryness can slow down this process.... READ MORE

Recent comments from elaw65

Felicia so sorry to hear of your distress I know exactly how you feel. If it is any consolation my eyes are a bit better now with plugs. It seems to be that people either have problems immediately or a few years later. There is a forum... READ COMMENT

I had lasik 4 years ago and had some mild dry eye symptoms when I was tired or working at the computer until I took some tablets that caused dry eyes. It is like having shampoo in your eyes permanently it is so painful. I tried to take... READ COMMENT

Yazi thanks I probably did have dry eyes prior to lasik but did not recognise it as such. The artificial tears do help and I have discovered that taking medication triggers my dry eyes but not sure if this is because I am going through... READ COMMENT

Thanks for your review. I too thought this was the best thing ever until I hit the menopause and your eyes naturally dry out which on top of dry eyes due to lasik is not a good combination. The impact is that if you add in drugs that... READ COMMENT