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Prism glasses

Does anyone wear prism glasses over your sclerals? I have worn sclerals for dry eye for a few years and was recently found to have esotropia. I’m waiting on a new pair of prism progressive lenses. Would love to hear about your experiences.

Hello - very dry eyes in the UK and depression

Hi I am based in Cheshire in the uk.

I took accutane over 15 years ago and since then I ve had problems with dry eyes.

Since about 2019 things settled and I was pain and symptom free up until about 3 months ago.

From almost nowhere symptoms came back again...

Inflammation in the skin / underneath the eyelids weeks after meibomian gland probing

Hi forum users, I am reaching out to ask if anyone has had issues with persistent inflammation underneath their eyelids that would not settle down after having meibomian gland probing? I had a probing procedure nearly 6 weeks ago now and my lids have been seriously inflamed ever since, they feel swollen...

Long time MGD

Hi, I've had MGD dry eyes for so long now. Started when i was around 24, and am now 62. Tested negative for Sjorgrens. The only think i can find it that i used Retin-A for about a year before the dryness started and it never went away. I had the lower ducts closed permanently and tried restasis...

Trying IPL

Hi, I would like feedback from patients who either 1-have been diagnosed with ocular rosacia and/or 2-have done this procedure. I just had my 3rd treatment out of 4 prescribed from my dry-eye doc, each treatment is 2 weeks apart. (13 jewels on nose/cheeks, 12 or 13 on eyes.) I do notice less eye discharge...

Lacrisert Alternatives?

Hi i am in Australia and have been using Lacrisert inserts successfully for almost 30 years. (Severe inflammation and dry eye due to primary Sjögren’s Syndrome). Production has currently ceased due to equipment failures and we have been told not to expect further supply until at least 1Q2022....
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