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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Know the cause first: Hallucinatory palinopsia is usually due to seizures or posterior cortical lesions. Illusory palinopsia is usually due to migraines, head trauma, meds,... Read More
Dr. Mark Fisher
Neurology 35 years experience
Insufficient data: That's like asking how to stop having pain. Your post provides nothing to go on. Have you been formally diagnosed with palinopsia? Hallucinatory or il... Read More

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Estrada Bernard
Neurosurgery 39 years experience
Not indicative: Palinopsia, a visual disturbance marked by afterimages after the original image is perceived, is not specific for meningioma and does not indicate "st... Read More
Dr. William Goldie
Pediatric Neurology 49 years experience
Visual illusion: Palinopsia is a visual illusion where a scene or object repeats over and over. This is a form of hallucination that can be caused by different condit... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
Ophthalmology 32 years experience
Difficult to tell: Without an exam. Can you try to draw the symptom to show to your ophthalmologist or neurologist? Your symptoms could be palinopsia, visual aura, vit... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Coleman
Ophthalmology 64 years experience
Visual phenomena: Palinopsia seeing the exact image,color size etc.Physiological after image like after a camera flash gives a negative image usually of shorter duratio... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Palinopsia treatment: Is based on the cause of the disorder. Palinopsia is commonly seen in connection with diseases, drugs or injuries which affect the brain. The problem ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Watson
Pain Management 39 years experience
See eye doctor.: I do not think that palinopsia or having trailing images, as a specific complaint, is listed as a known complication. This medication, however excell... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
MS: Many visual symptoms can occur with MS. What are you being treated with? Sometimes palinopsias/after images can occur in normal patients.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Optic , neuro- optic: You should get vision testing and correction if needed. Palinopsia is the persistent recurrence of a visual image after the stimulus has been removed... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Likely you: A retinal and/or optic nerve problem. Schedule an appointment with an ophthalmologist soon.