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conjunctivitis vs allergies

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matheson Harris
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Onset and duration: Allergies usually begin in both eyes simultaneously, causing itching and some tearing. They may cause mild redness. There are many kinds of conjunct ... Read More
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Dr. John Odette
14 years experience Ophthalmology
See below: They can all appear very similar. Most of the time the differences are subtle and can only be recognized by a trained ophthalmologist. However, even ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
49 years experience Pediatrics
Better see doctor: If it is only pink eye and only watery discharge then it may be due to allergy or virus.But if there is greenish yellow discharge from eyes ,that ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
?: Any of the 2nd generation less sedating antihistamines would do, can't tell which one would work in your case, but if it works, you need to take ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
Allergies: You could be allergic to something in your room or bedding. This also could be dry eyes that worsen at night since there is little tear release while ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Missing info: If you meant to post a question it did not come through. To get the most from this site we eed background info and a clear question to answer. You are ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
21 years experience Ophthalmology
Allergy...maybe: This might not be allergy...Sounds like blepharitis..An inflammation of the eylid margins due to bacteria and their toxins...Treat with lid scrubs, wa ... Read More
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A 8-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mitzi Scotten
27 years experience Pediatrics
Can be tricky: The difference between allergy eyes and pink eye is generally that pink eye has thicker drainage that is usually yellow or green and also there is usu ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Fink
38 years experience Family Medicine
In the arm: Like most injections/vaccinations, these are given in the upper arm. Allergy shots can take up to 2 years to become effective. Allergy therapy is al ... Read More
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