A 49-year-old member asked:
Any reasons why my eyes hurt in the morning and are difficult to open?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Dryness: If this is a chronic problem and the vision is normal and the eye is not red all the time, then it is likely due to insufficient tears and sometimes mild lid inflammation (blepharitis). Check with your ophthalmologist for the best treatment as these are conditions that can be fixed.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Why do my eyes hurt in the morning and become difficult to open?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Ophthalmology 61 years experience
Dry eye: this may be a manifestation of a dry eye disorder.
Your ophthalmologist can address this issue.
664 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Jun 12, 2015
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