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I have heard a lot about peoples eyes getting dry on accutane, but I am experiencing the complete opposite. Are anyone elses eyes, besides me, watering a lot?

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YES! ME!!! every time I use moisturizer for my dry skin, my eyes start tearing out of control, to the point of interfering with my sight. It's so annoying, and it goes on all day long. The worst is when I'm wearing makeup.

I found this my researching online

Dry eyes are a common problem. There are multiple contributing factors and a spectrum of severity. The film of tears over your eyes is composed of oil, water and mucin. These are produced in the meibomian glands, lacrimal glands, and goblet cells. Your tears are then spread by your eyelids to coat your eyeballs, which helps to moisten them. The tears drain away through a tear duct that is found in the inner part of your lower eyelid. If this is blocked it will produce excess tears and lead to watery eyes.

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