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Watery eyes

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Allergy consultation: A medical evaluation to determine the cause of your eye symptoms is the first step. If bacterial or viral conjunctivitis is ruled out, your pcp can or ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
18 years experience in Retinal Surgery
Possibly: You should see your eye doctor to make sure. Poorly-fitting contact lenses can lead to an eye infection.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
Dry Eye Syndrome: is common but doesn't produce cloudy tears. Infection can produce sticky, cloudy tears.
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Might exacerbate: Contacts are difficult to wear in underlying dry eye since they can make the dryness feel worse.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience in General Practice
Enviroment Allergies: 'tis the season with everything bloming to have 'environmental allergy symptoms' of watery eyes, runny nose. Daily anti-histamines are available otc ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Perozek
22 years experience in Ophthalmology
See eye doctor: Try using artificial tears four times a day because many times the eyes water when they are dry as an overcompensation. If no relief, see eye doctor ... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Observation: Your symptoms appear viral or allergic. Dry cough is ususally idicative of a viral infections of the respiratory tract or allergy related. Watery ey ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
no role: Albendazole is for treatment of parasites not allergies.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Rauen
14 years experience in Ophthalmology
Avoid allergens: It sounds like you have ocular allergies. Avoid triggers. Use artificial tears. Use antihistamine or mast cell stabilizer eye drops. Use systemic ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience in Ophthalmology
Usually yes: It is important to discover the reason for the wateriness: is it allergy, chronic irritation, dry eye (!), tear duct blockage or other problem. Once ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
Artificial tears: It may seem counterintuitive, but watery eyes are often caused by dry eyes. If the tears you make do not have the right components, they will not stic ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosch
48 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Mixed rhinitis: Sounds like perennial mixed rhinitis with both allergic and non-allergic triggers. Evidenced based medicine says topical nasal steroid spray is primar ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Green
44 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Yes: Antihistamines are very successful at decreasing symptoms of runny nose and itchy eyes. There are both aver the counter and prescription antihistamine ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Hard to say: Take him somewhere else for a few days to see if his symptoms persist. If they stop, then he is reacting to something in the room. Talk to his pedia ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Steven
29 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Dry eyes: Normal tears are not just water; they contain proteins that the eyes need to function properly. If you don't make enough normal tears, the eyes get ir ... Read More