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Why does your eye twitch when tired?

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Dr. Ehsan Sadri
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
Ocular fatigue : Eyelid muscles are very sensitive. They can become tired easily. Thus you can rest your eyes as well.

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What does your eye twitch?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Eyelid twitch: Causes include lack of sleep, stress, any cause of eye irritation, neurologic disease, stimulant use (such as cocaine, caffeine, meth, etc), and others.

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