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My eye is red and it keep watering ..why is it doing that ? i put eye drops in my right eye .thats the one that is red and keep watering. its little swollen too

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Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Ophthalmology 45 years experience
May : May be a stopped up tear drainage duct or even allergy---need to have it checked out.
Dr. Mark Golden
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
There : There are too many reasons to list for redness and watering. Redness and watering are signs that you have a problem with your eye and you need to seek the care of an ophthalmologist. Causes could include a foreign body, a corneal ulcer, or even inflammation inside of the eye all of which are emergency reasons for care.
Dr. John Kim
Dr. John Kimanswered
Ophthalmology 22 years experience
The : The list of conditions causing redness and tearing is exhaustive. Common conditions include, dry eyes, allergies, foreign body, blepharitis, etc.... For proper diagnosis and treatment, please visit your local ophthalmologist.

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