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Eyes Feel Sandy
Yes: Could be any of these or many other things. Need more information to help answeer your question ...Read more
Dry Eye Syndrome: The vast majority of patients with this symptom have significant dry eye syndrome. You can try other otc drops like systane, optive, genteal, soothe etc, but likely you will find them inadequate as well. See an eye md for accurate diagnosis, and management, which may include the rx drop restasis, plugs in the draining tear ducts, oral supplements, increasing humidity in the environment etc. ...Read more
Having blurred vision, light headed, difficulty visually focusing. Feels worse when moving eyes or head. Dull ache in eyes and general fuzzy feeling?
Symptoms: it is impossible to give you a diagnosis with the symptoms that you're complaining about it I would suggest to see a physician to get a definitive diagnosis and to pick the appropriate treatment ...Read more
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Rebound dilation: This is a problem called rebound dilation. Clear eyes and visine contain drugs which constrict the blood vessels in the eye making the eye appear white. This works well if used once in a while. If used chronically, the blood vessels stop responding and stay dilated due to lack of oxygen. This results in redness. Stop using the drops and see your eye doctor. ...Read more
Blepharitis : There are many causes of itchy burning eyes along with blurred vision, one of them having blepharitis (inflammation of eyelids). Inflammed eyelids can result in unhealthy corneal tear film which can cause uncomfortable feelings of itching, burning as well as blurred vision. You may need to be examined by an eye doctor who may use slit lamp to determine the exact cause and treat accordingly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Constant squinting, dry eyes, blurry vision, past week. Very uncomfortable, exhausting. Eyedrops don't help. What's wrong with my eyes? Cant see clear.
Yes: Redundant and sagging upper eyelid skin that overhangs the eyelid margin often affects the upper visual field. Because of this and the relative dimming effect it has on vision, there is an associated compensatory frontalis (forehead) muscle contraction to raise the eyebrows and aid upper eyelid elevation. This causes fatigue & begins to feel heavy. In mod severe cases, surgery is beneficial. ...Read more
Eye irritation: Frequent causes of ocular irritation are tear deficiency, allergies, and eyelid inflammation. If your eyes feel dry, scratchy trial artificial tears. If they fee itchy, trial antihistamine eye drops, and if your eyelids are sore with mattering, try warm water compresses and eyelid cleansing with baby shampoo 2 times/day for 1-2 weeks. If no improvement with any of the above, see an Eye MD. ...Read more
May be they do: At your age occasional crossing of eyes is something that you may have had since childhood. If you are highly farsighted then focusing attempt may give a sensation of crossed eyes. See an eye md and check to see if you do have intermittent crossing, high hyperopia or if you are imagining it. ...Read more
Eyes are red, burning, watery, itching. Comes and goes. Upon waking sometimes also. Dry climate. Should I get dry eye or allergy eye drops?
Residual Erosion : Often this complaint comes from some type of issue with residual erosion or severe dryness. I would see an eye md or a corneal specialist for an examination if it is a persistent problem. Also i would look to see if you have a fan on a night or are sleeping in an overly dry environment. Often overhead fans can cause severe dryness to the eyes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer