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A 36-year-old male asked:

Dry&burnin eyes since a month.no discharge/redness.even trehalube is not helping.doctor prescribed antiallergy drops which have increased burnin further.this is happening ever since i have changed my diet to high protein diet(gym) & had covid vaacine?

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Dr. George Yanik
Ophthalmology 32 years experience
burning eyes is often a result of dryness. I first suggest an evaluation of your hydration status. In that a healthy adult male should get 4 liters of fluid per day from all sources. If you work outside and sweat that value could be more. Next frequent use of non preserved artificial tears, 6-8x per day. Failing this seek an exam with an ophthalmologist

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