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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Leave out lens: If an eye gets irritated, red or the vision changes, then remove the lens until it improves. If the conditions persist see your ophthalmologist but ... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Brant
25 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: Contacts can cause trauma to cornea especially with stigmasm.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
39 years experience Ophthalmology
No: This medication is for acne and as long as you don't get it in the eye it does not eye irritation. But nothing should be overused. The steroid in tha ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Hollis
47 years experience LASIK Surgery
Probably a dry eye: I would order Oasis lubricating eye drops off the internet, about $24. They are wonderful, use as needed. If this does not solve the problem, see an ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Melissa Neal
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Need Evaluation: Dryness with flaking skin around the eyes could be related to excema or ocular allergies if you are rubbing your eyes frequently. Or a localized dry ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
32 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Redness in the eye could be contact lens intolerance, allergy, inflammation, and many other things that no doctor can diagnose without a proper eye ex ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Eye irritation: wash the yes, don't leave the make up on over the night,don't use the eye make up after 3 months of opening them, do not sure with others your eye mak ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Coleman
62 years experience Ophthalmology
Swelling: Swelling of the lids can be caused by several things.You need to see an ophthalmologist to determine the cause and institute treatment.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Rosato
35 years experience Plastic Surgery
No: Skin creams do not cause wrinkles
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Avoid: Maybe contact lens overwear.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Lenses blocking uv: The only component of light which can possibly damage the eye is the ultraviolet portion (uv). To lower this probability you can wear lenses that blo ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Occular Melanoma: Please see: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/eye-melanoma/basics/symptoms/con-20027875. I am not an eye doctor. Did not see this sympto ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Pink Eye: The symptoms of pinkeye differ based on the cause of the inflammation. Symptoms may include: redness in the white of the eye or inner eyelid, increase ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wolf
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Unclear request: I am not sure the panel knows what "cooling glasses" are..I sure don't. Most glare ; visual fatigue from computers can be helped by anti-reflective co ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience Retinal Surgery
No: Luckily not.
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neil Notaroberto
28 years experience Ophthalmology
The short answer is: yes, you can treat the blepharitis with a variety of treatments. The American Academy of Ophthalmology advises a variety of treatments depending upon ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Usually not: Follow the blepharitis treatment recommendations.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alireza Raboubi
14 years experience Family Medicine
Allergic: this might be an allergic reaction to the OTC eye drops. stop using drops and see your primary care provider if symptoms worsen.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Lids only: Zinc oxide is a terrific blocker of uv radiation on the skin. You would not want to get it into your eye - it would disturb the vision and be uncomfo ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
Transparent ZnO: Transparent zinc oxide sunscreens with a concentration of at least 7% provide excellent protection from ultraviolet a and b. Most preparations that ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Blepharitis: Sounds as if you have blepharitis, a condition where the skin at the base of the eyelash margins is inflamed from a normal skin bacteria called staph ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See allergist: There are several antihistamine eye drops you can try including one called zaditor (ketotifen) sold otc. However you may need to see an allergist if t ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matheson Harris
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Its possible: When improperly applied, they could irritate the eyes. Be sure you keep them away from the eyeball itself, and don't rub your eyes when you are weari ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably no: I am not aware of computer radiation (assuming that you don't use a vintage one) is a major health issue. However eye strain does occur and any glass ... Read More

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