A 37-year-old male asked:
Hi doctor, my eyes become really dry and itchy in the mornings and late evenings. i try not to rub them, however, sometimes it becomes unbearable. it then seems to affect my sinuses, which in turn makes me cough. what can i take to prevent this?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Silviu Pasniciucanswered
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Allergies: The sequence involving eyes and sinuses suggests an allergy as the mechanism accounting for your symptoms. Other possible causes cannot be ruled out. Start with GP for an exam and history, based on which medical recommendations will be made.
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