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Spiro and dry eyes?

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hmm dunno bout spiro.. but im on dianette and it has made my eyes so so so dry.

its horrible!

and annoying and im not great at putting eye drops in.

i looked it up on google and it syas 'dry eyes syndrom' is a side effect of some hormonal treatments..birth control etc

it keeps makin me think i need glassses cuz wen im tryin to study or read my eyes go all blurry!


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I'd like to know if your eyes are feeling dry and if you have problems wearing your contact lenses since you are taking Spiro?

It is a possibility as spironolactone is a diuretic, meaning it makes you lose water through urination. So, you definitely DO need to increase your water consumption and see if that helps. If not, I do like Lacrilube eye ointment for use at bedtime. It makes the next day of contact lens wearing MUCH more comfortable.

Regardless of whether or not drinking more water helps, please continue to drink more water to maintain your hydration.

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