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My eyes are itchy and a little redness is there. Is this conjunctivitis?

My eyes are itchy and a little redness, discharge only at night?

Asked On : Mon, 15 Feb 2010
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Ophthalmologist 's  Response
it seems u r suffering from allergic conjunctivitis. You can start with an anti-allergic eye drop ( Olopatadine eye drop two times daily -- for 14 days on both eyes ) and one lubricating eye drop (Tears Naturale II , 3-4 times daily on both eyes for 14 days). You should get relief with the above treatment.

Answered: Tue, 27 Mar 2012
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Ophthalmologist Dr. Saurabh Mittal's  Response
Dear Friend,

Itching, redness and discharge are the signs of Allergic conjunctivitis, you can use anti-allergic eye drops like Olopatadine 0.2% (eg. Pataday from Alcon). If you are a computer user and work on PC for long your condition can be due to dry eye too. You are required to blink a lot while work, take rest while work by closing eyes for a few second, use artificial tears (like refresh tears) and take diets rich in omega 3 fatty acids. If your symptoms persits please consult an ophthalmologist for opinion. Take care
Answered: Wed, 28 Mar 2012
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  Anonymous's Response

Hi.. you are probably having conjuctivitis... It could have occured due to allergic symptoms or due to infection.. See a dotor for the evaluation and appropriate treatment..

Answered: Mon, 15 Feb 2010
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