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

Red swelling upper and Lower eyelid, kindly suggest remedies

I have had slowly red swelling upper and lower eyelid which was treated with antibiotics and disappeared after a few days, however the treatment finished about 10 days ago and it has returned. In conjunction I have had a blocked ear which i have been taking drops for but without any apparent effect. Is it worth continuing with another course of antibiotics or is it possible this is something more serious than an infection? I am a heavy smoker, could this contribute to the problem? thanks
Asked On : Mon, 31 Jan 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  345
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Ophthalmologist 's  Response
If the swelling is not painfull and have recurrence then check your refractive power of eyes and also get blood sugar level done.If its painfull and red do hot fermentation few times in a day and a course of antibiotics need to be taken for another five days.
Answered: Sat, 30 Apr 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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