Restasis, known generically as cyclosporine, is an immunosuppressant prescription eye drop that can reduce eye inflammation, and is prescribed for the treatment of chronic dry eye caused by inflammation. It may be prescribed for additional purposes not listed here as deemed appropriate by a physician.
Restasis Side Effects
Restasis side effects vary between patients, and may lessen over time as your body becomes accustomed to the medication. It is possible that not all side effects have been reported. If you have any questions or concerns regarding Restasis or its side effects, contact your prescribing doctor. Restasis side effects may include:
- Burning or discomfort of the eye
- Blurred vision
- Clear or yellow fluid in the eye
- Difficulty reading
- Eye pain
- Feeling like something is in the eye
- Halos around lights
- Itching skin
- Eye redness
- Sticky or matted eyelashes
- Watery eyes
The cost of medications can add up quickly, so to reduce your out-of-pocket expenses, try using a Restasis coupon or Restasis discount card. The discount card is available free of charge and is accepted at thousands of pharmacies nationwide, so call your local pharmacy today to find out if they participate in a prescription discount card program. Many patients can save up to 75 percent off their medications by using a Restasis discount card.