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Have redness in the extremities of both eyes since childhood. Allopathy gives temporary relief. Suggest? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 24-Jul-2013
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User:hi, this isXXXXX
Doctor:Good afternoon
Doctor:Hi XXXXX
User:I have redness in the extemities of my both eyes
Doctor:Since when is this?
User:this has been since my childhood...
Doctor:I assume it has been checked by an eye specialist
User:i have tried allopathic drops but it gives temp relief
Doctor:Isn't it?
User:they call it allergic conjunctivitis
User:have shown my eyes to lot of eye doctors, but not getting a permanent fix
Doctor:Have you been given cromal eye drops before?
User:yes, that was may be 6-7 years back, have tried flomex, cromal, moisol......
Doctor:oh ok
Doctor:I am sorry
User:i went to a doctor recently who called it angular conjunctivites
User:and he told me to start on Zinco Sulfa....
User:that gave some relief initially but again went back to same old state
User:had tried homeo too, but could not find permanent relief..
User:what do you this curable?
Doctor:I am sorry on this
User:dont feel sorry....:-)
Doctor:Allergic causes are not usually curable
Doctor:They can be kept under control
User:oh ok....
Doctor:You need to take preventive measures and use the drops when you have an acute attack
Doctor:Blink your eyes frequently
Doctor:Do not stare at your computer for long
Doctor:Are you there?
User:yes very much
User:ok, do u have any other suggestions
Doctor:I cannot suggest you more on this
User:alright..thanks for that
Doctor:Pleasure is mine
Doctor:One advice
User:thanks and have a nice day
User:oh sure
Doctor:Do not use eye drops of any sort for long duration
Doctor:You too
Doctor:Good evening ahead
Doctor:Take care bye
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