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I am 68 years old.my eyes keep watering and there's irritation resulting in rubbing and further inflammation. any solutions. chandrashekar?

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Dr. Christopher Nicora
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Dry eye syndrome?: This is difficult without examination. Possibly dry eye syndrome? Try washjng your eyelids twice daily with baby shampoo for 10 days. A gentle circular motion over your eyelids may help. This can help stimulate secretion of meibomian glands.

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