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1 0 3 hours ago
My question regards the eye drop, Blink, for dry eyes. It has polyethylene glycol 400 listed as the active ingredient. 0.025% is what it says after the active ingredient. I have chemical sensitivities and am trying to identify what I can and cannot use. I am 60. The older I get, the more things I...
1 0 4 hours ago
what causes a congested optic nerve - in one eye, and a congested optic nerve that bulges in the other eye and what are the potential problems that can be caused by this bulge? An optrometrist found this disorder yesterday, and I havent had a chance to discuss it with an opthamologist yet.
1 0 6 hours ago
Have a black right eye! Swelling around the eye, around the brige of my nose and cheek. I also have numbness around the eye, nose and top lip.... very painful to blow my nose causing pain in sinus and front tooth!! Slight blury vision and painful to look down by moving my eye!
1 0 7 hours ago
Hi, I was scratching the corner of my right eye and poked the white part . It stung for a minute or so and bled under the white part. It looks OK other than ugly. Should I do anything for the healing process? Thank you Mary Arbaugh. YYYY@YYYY
2 1 9 hours ago
Every now and then,maybe once ever month or two, my eyes get wired, hard to focus and see something like flashes. Last about ten minutes of so and then get headache that last about an hour. It s not bad but does ache. Was wondering what could be happening or what to watch for. Thanks
2 1 10 hours ago
I have a problem with my left eye. I wore soft daily contact lenses. At first it was painful when I blinked so I removed lenses and had a course of steroids. Now it s 4 months in and my left eye lids feel very tight . The tightness manifests at different locations in the eyelid It is ruining my...
1 0 1 day ago
I have been on Travatan z for at least 18 years. Three years ago my glaucoma Dr put me on Alphagan P and my eyes became red and I developed congunctavitis. It has been hard to get my eyes back to normal. I do have dry eyes also. Right now I m being treated for rosacea because my skin around my...
1 0 2 days ago
While in bed early this morning, I had rapid eye movement to the point of almost vomiting. It happened two or three times over a period of an hour. While in the shower it happened again and I almost passed out. I m still very shaky and have yet to take my meds for diabeties.
1 0 2 days ago
After showering, my eyes always turn extremely red. It somehow After showering, my eyes always turn extremely red. It somehow lasts for hours afterwards. It does not matter where I am showering; at a friends up the street, three towns over or a different state. The type of shampoo and soap also...
1 0 2 days ago
I have a constant twitch in the right eyelid that happens everyday all day long and it has not stopped for a month or so. Also I have a small bump on my left lower eyelid that I don t know how to get rid of. It is not red or infected and not in my tear duct but near it. How do I get rid of it?
1 0 2 days ago
Hello, I am a nurse and just got off of my shift . I was pulling a very heavy bed away from a wall and bent over to do it . I felt a sudden pain around my left eye and lost vision in it . My eye turned red and I sat dwon applied a cold compress to it . I waited for my vision to clear in the left...
1 0 2 days ago
Tonight when carrying my granddaughter to bed, I saw white lights from the outer corner of my left eye. It was like someone was using a laser pointer in the darkened hall but the light was white. My daughter was with me and she did not see any lights. No blurry vision just the round flashing Any...
1 0 2 days ago
My father 69 yrs met an accident .He had blunt trauma with bleed in left eye and retiina detachment.He lost vision of left eye.Surgery was done by dr. R.Reddy. at. L.V.Prasad. Hospital at Hyderabad.Day after surgery he could. see and read. but after 4 days again he is not able to see .We are...
1 0 2 days ago
I have had watery itchy eyes with matter and without, stick discharge sometimes, for 2 months. I have been to md- prescribed tobramicyn and used for a week, eyes swelled up, lids turned pink. Didn t help. Tried again for another 5 days - no improvement. Saw mds partner, he told me to use the...
1 0 2 days ago
MY 4 yr old granddaughter is having headaches and it has been noticed that she has one eye looking towards her nose (not aligning with the other eye). Pediatric opthalmalogist was contacted today and she is scheduled to be seen in 1 week. Is it safe to wait that long?
1 0 2 days ago
Travatan has been recommended to me for my glaucoma/eye pressure condition. Even w/my insurance, I cannot afford this med @ $245+ for a 30 day supply. Therefor I am taking latanaprost (generic) but it is not as effective and I feel like my eye sight is slowly getting worse. How/where can I get...
1 0 2 days ago
Yes my eyes start burning and I will take out my contacts, but for several days after this my eyes are extremely sensitive to sunlight or bright lights and water and hurt. I also develop headaches. Is this a common problem with contact wearers? I am 63 years old and have worn contacts for years...
2 1 2 days ago
Painful right nare, outer and inner. No discharge. Throbbing pain from tip to inner canthula of right eye. Relieved with Motrin. Sympt for one week without relief. Experiencing r-sided headache. Mild discomfort wearing reading glasses at night; usually wear one contact which I can do now. No...
1 0 3 days ago
While sitting watching TV tonight after supper I had a pain in my eye. I ve just discovered that I have a fairly good sized spot of blood in the outer corner of my right eye. I have been taking eye drops for continued eye inflammation from a cold. The drops have been working such that I ve...
1 0 3 days ago
My 3 year old granddaughter got Dettol on her hands then rubbed her eye. I flushed eye several times with water but her eye continues to be red and tear. I left a message with her Pedatrician several hours ago but he has not called back. Do you think she needs to be seen or would maybe flushing...
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