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Is there any home remedy to get rid of eye pain caused due to computer usage ?

i am having little pain in my eye, can you suggest me some home remedy ? i use computer for around 3-4 hour daily and watch 3-4 movie every weak in theater.
Asked On : Sat, 6 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi Madhav,
Welcome to HCM.
You need to get your ophthal examination done to check you power if you have frequent pains.You can also put slice of cucumber on your eyelids everyday to relax, it may be due to straining your eye as you are always on computer.
Take care.
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Hello Mr. Madhav,
Welcome to Healthcare magic.
Pain behind or in the eyes could be due to a condition called Glaucoma. Hence you must consult an optician or an ophthalmologist and have your eye pressures measured.
If there is an indication of glaucoma, you need proper assessment and treatment.Do take care, Thanks
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Pediatrician, Infectious Diseases Dr. Hema Yadav's  Response
Hello Madhav
Welcome to HealthcareMagic.
Eyes are very sensitive organs of our body.excessive exposure to light and radiations may have a harmful effect on them. Eye strain ,watering ,itching may be symptoms of the first and foremost avoid excessive eye strain as much as possible.
Try the following tips
Wash eyes with water thrice a day especially after coming from outdoors
Use anti glare spectacles during work or excessive screen watching
Do regular yoga for body and eyes it includes moving your eyeballs in all 8 directions up down sides and diagonals .
Eat vitamin a rich foods like carrots papaya etc
For mild pain u may try comforting your eyes with your palms closed on them after rubbing hands to generate warmth.
If pain persists get checkup done by ophthalmologist for spectacles or any other problem.
Thank you
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