A 33-year-old male asked:
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eyes are red, burning, watery, itching. comes and goes. upon waking sometimes also. dry climate. should i get dry eye or allergy eye drops?

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Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Both: Use allergy drops to relieve itching and redness, and use lubricant drops to wash allergens out of the eye and provide wetness.
Answered on Apr 8, 2020
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