Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
184 Doctors are Online

Swollen eyelid - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Excellent Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   Good morning.
User :   Well, my eyelid is swollen from me rubbing it after wearing latex
Doctor :   ok continue
Doctor :   in detail
User :   ok. my right eye is swollen. no color. it hurts when I blink.
User :   it's not obstructing my vision though
User :   it's my bottom eyelid
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   20, male, single, no dependents
Doctor :   I think it is because of the constant rub your eye lid is swollen
Doctor :   You can wash it with copious amounts of cold water
Doctor :   now
Doctor :   and if you have too mcuh pain
Doctor :   you can pop up Tylenol
User :   no benydryl? just water?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   is it itching
Doctor :   too
User :   no itching. just swollen
Doctor :   as you rub the eye lid it gets worse
Doctor :   wash it with water
User :   is it common for your eyelids to swell from friction
Doctor :   dont touch with your naked hands
Doctor :   yes
User :   use a cloth?
Doctor :   You can dip cloth in hot water and squeese
Doctor :   the water and put the dry cloth over lids
User :   cold or hot? im confused
Doctor :   wash with cold water first
Doctor :   and then put the cloth in hot warte squeese to to remove hot water and put the warm cloth ovr the eye
Doctor :   You pop the paracetmol
Doctor :   Do yo uhave discharge
Doctor :   from the eye
Doctor :   or pus
User :   nope. just the swelling
User :   well. thank you soooooo much
User :   i have one last question
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   be fast
Doctor :   I am closing as you r not responding
Doctor :   bye
Question is related to
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor