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How to make yellow eyes white?

How to make yellow eyes white?

Examination: There are many causes of discoloration of the eye. Some of them are treatable and some are not. See your eye care provider for an evaluation and potential treatment. ...Read more

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Jaundice (Definition)

Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more


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How to get clear eyes?

How to get clear eyes?

Not enough info: I would start with artificial tear drops and if this doesn't work i would see an eye care professional. ...Read more

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How can I clear bloodshot eyes safely?

How can I clear bloodshot eyes safely?

Artificial tears: Are safe, readily available and can be used without fear of side effects. ...Read more

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What can clear your redness besides clear eyes and visine?

What can clear your redness besides clear eyes and visine?

Seeing your doctor: Visine and clear eyes are temporary and sometimes harmful treatment on long term. They should not be used more than 2 times daily at most for about a couple of weeks, or you can get a rebound redness that is hard to treat. You have to find the cause of your red eyes and that be treated. See your primary care dr. Initially to see if a referral to an eye md is needed. ...Read more

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How to get clear eyes without visine drops?

How to get clear eyes without visine drops?

Dry eye: Your description sounds like dry eye. Initial treatment is frequent artificial tears during the day, ointment at night, warm compresses a few times a day, and omega-3 fatty acid supplements. If no improvement, you should see an eye doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bloodshot and yellow eyes from drinking to much?

How can I get rid of bloodshot and yellow eyes from drinking to much?

Stop drinking: There is no substitute for stopping the ingestion of alcohol completely. It may take 1-4 months for the yellow to disappear, depending on how much liver damage there is. ...Read more

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What eye medicine can use to clear dirt on the eyes to make it look white?

What eye medicine can use to clear dirt on the eyes to make it look white?

??: If you are talking about real dirt and not a darker pigment then flushing with a sterile eye wash preferably by someone who can inspect the eye for injury. If a chronically darker pigment then there is nothing you can do to change that other than tinted contact lenses. ...Read more

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What can I do to clear up my red eyes from allergies?

What can I do to clear up my red eyes from allergies?

Antihistamine drops: Allergic conjunctivitis responds very well to antihistamine eye drops. Some brands are available over the counter (zaditor), whereas others require prescription(pataday, lastacaft). Trying to eliminate the cause is very helpful but often difficult to do or know. An allergist can be useful for very stubborn allergies. Also, try to control your living environment: close windows, vacuum, fans off... ...Read more

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What does it mean to have yellow eye lids and dark purple color under your eyes?

What does it mean to have yellow eye lids and dark purple color under your eyes?

See below: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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How to white yellow teeth?

How to white yellow teeth?

Dental Bleaching: Is the easiest way to whiten teeth. There are many over the counter options available or consult with your dentist for professional bleaching options to see which one is the best for you. ...Read more

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How to get rid of yellow eyes?

How to get rid of yellow eyes?

Find out why they: Are yellow. Yellow eyes, icteric sclera, can mean liver disease first and foremost. Have your primary care doctor do blood tests for liver function. ...Read more

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How to care for watery blister eyes?

How to care for watery blister eyes?

if the eye: Is itchy, then treat it as allergies, with cool compresses, over the counter ketotifen eye drops and avoidance of triggers. If the blisters you refer to are on the lid, then this could be a herpetic infection and you will need help from your eye md. ...Read more

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How can I most quickly clear a pink eye?

How can I most quickly clear a pink eye?

No fast way: Conjunctiviits will run its own course which you cannot change. Over the counter allergy drops, like zaditor, (ketotifen) help with the redness and irritation. A cool compresses also makes the eye feel better. Be sure to use a lot of hand sanitizer, pink eye is very contagious. ...Read more

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What else clears redness in your eyes besides clear eyes and visine?

What else clears redness in your eyes besides clear eyes and visine?

Treating the problem: Over the counter redness drops do not treat the cause of the redness and can lead to worsening red eyes if used for more than a few days. Stop using them and see an ophthalmologist to discover why they are red. ...Read more

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What causes bloodshot eyes and how do you clear it if longterm?

What causes bloodshot eyes and how do you clear it if longterm?

Bloodshot eyes: Bloodshot eyes can be caused by many issues. See an eye doctor for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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How can I cure my baby's crusty eyes with yellow drainage without antibiotics?

How can I cure my baby's crusty eyes with yellow drainage without antibiotics?

First a washcloth: Primary treatment is gentle cleansing of the lids with a warm wet washcloth. Use a clean portion of the washcloth with each pass. This may be accompanied by a regimen of gentle nasolacrimal duct massage, usually 2 or 3 times a day. If the white part of the eye appears red, an infection is beginning, and treatment with antibiotic drops should be prescribed. ...Read more

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Can my eyes turn yellow from using to much visine?

Can my eyes turn yellow from using to much visine?

Jaundice: Visine does not cause yellow eyes. Diffuse yellowing of the whites of the eyes is known as jaundice and can be a sign of liver disease. See your medical doctor right away for a complete physical evaluation. ...Read more

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My eyes are always red should I get clear eyes eye drops to make them white?

My eyes are always red should I get clear eyes eye drops to make them white?

Naah: You'l get addicted to it and then you'll be forced to take it every day. Do you wear contacts? Some people have whiter eyes than others. Its often not a disease. Eyes feel dry? Try plain lubricating drops. ...Read more

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How can I get clear or white scleral contact lenses for my eyes? Do they look weird when worn? It's to make the sclera of my eyes look whiter.

How can I get clear or white scleral contact lenses for my eyes? Do they look weird when worn? It's to make the sclera of my eyes look whiter.

Eyes: I know how you feel. I broke 5 sets of spectacles at age 6 and have worn the glasses for decades - age 71. Very annoying at first but very, very helpful since then. At your age it is critical that you see an eye specialist. She/he will take you through any concerns and will be very pleased by the improvement. Please keep me posted. ...Read more

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Why do I have yellow eyes?

Could be liver : I'll defer to my physician colleagues, but commonly liver problems can cause this. Seek medical consultation and get lab work done. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's normal to have yellow eyes?

Scleral Icteris: Yellowing of the whites of the eyes is not normal. Liver disease causes a higher concentration of bilirubin in the blood causing the color change. It they look like circular deposits it can be high concentration of cholesterol that has deposited around the eye. It is advisable to stay away from alcohol and try to modify diet to low cholesterol. ...Read more

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I have yellow eyes i don't know why. What could it be?

Get it evaluated NOW: If the white parts of the eye have become yellow, it may do secondary to liver disease (jaundice). See your doctor asap for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Could contipation cause yellow eyes?

Could contipation cause yellow eyes?

It should not: Constipation itself should not cause yellowing of your eyes/skin, but diseases of the liver/gallblader system can cause constipations and yellowing of eyes/skin. If you your eyes are turning yellow, i would consult doc for an eval--likely elevated bilirubin levels from excess red blood cell breakdown and/or liver/gallbladder/pancreas trouble. So, don't ignore this. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have yellow eyes what I have to do?

I have yellow eyes what I have to do?

Yellow eyes: Please send us photo. It could be jaundice or very noticeable pingueculas or pterygium: the work up for each is very different. If Jaundice, you need to have liver function tests, check for hepatitis & urine test for bilirubin, which indicates that conjugated hyperbilirubinemia is present. See [email protected] for full work up list. Consult with us first to see which you have. ...Read more

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Can someone be born with yellow eyes?

Can someone be born with yellow eyes?

Sure: Yellow eyes are very rare because typically iris color is not pigmented with yellow hue. ...Read more

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How can I treat my red and yellow eyes?

See ophthalmologist: Before treatment can be started, a reason for your condition must be determined. Make an appointment with an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Why do some old people have yellow eyes?

Yellow eyes: 1- jaundice: yellowing of the sclerae (whites of the eyes), resulting from bile (or its pigment bilirrubin). This indicates serious liver disease. 2-although not exactly yellow, the brown pigmentation of the eye may "spill" on the sclera or conjunctiva resulting in an almost yellow appearance. 3- i've seen pts calling "yellow" pingueculae (fleshy nodules in the conjunctiva, @ 3 & 9 o clock. ...Read more

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What could cause yellow eyes besides hepatitis?

What could cause yellow eyes besides hepatitis?

Hemolysis, obstruct: Hemolysis (red blood cell destruction) can cause jaundice as can biliary obstruction from gallstones or pancreatic cancer. ...Read more

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Please explain why old peopledevelop yellow eyes?

Discolored eye: the yellowness can occur for many reasons...some severe, like jaunice or benign like prolapsing orbital fat. It takes an eye exam toanswer your question, ...Read more

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What does having reddish, yellow eyes and yellow palms mean?

Jaundice : Yellow skin and eyes can be a serious sign of biliary disease. Scleral icterus is the official term used to describe yellow eyes. A consultation is strongly recommended! ...Read more

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I have gilbert syndrome and got really yellow eyes. What can I do to treat it?

I have gilbert syndrome and got really yellow eyes. What can I do to treat it?

Jaundice: Gilbert's syndrome produces an increased amount of bilirubin in the blood, but normally has no serious consequences. Mild jaundice may appear under conditions of stress, exertion, fasting, and infections, but the condition usually has few other symptoms or risks. Reducing these risk factors may help. There is no way to change the color of the eyes except through contact lens use (scleral lens). ...Read more

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I am 34 years old and I have a yellow eyes for 20 years. No hepatitis. What is it?

Pinguecula: Yellowish deposits that grow on the white of the eye. Very common- worse among those whose ancestry is close to equator. If you are really miserable, you can have them excised. ...Read more

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Will a babies yellow eyes ever get better or is there a medication I can buy to fix it?

Will a babies yellow eyes ever get better or is there a medication I can buy to fix it?

Probably: Most babies develop yellowing of the skin and eyes which should resolve spontaneously by two weeks of age. If severe or persistent, it should be evaluated promptly and potentially treated. Medications should generally be avoided as they, more often than not, potentially exacerbate the problem. ...Read more

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What causes yellow eyes?

Yellow eyes: Jaundice resulting from liver disease can cause this. Far more common though is superficial pigmentation of the ocular tissues that appears yellow. This is very common in darker skinned individuals. This is usually benign and not treated. However, an evaluation by an eyemd is necessary. ...Read more

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What do yellow eyes mean?

What do yellow eyes mean?

Jaundice: Yellow eyes usually mean one has jaundice: can be due to liver issues, general disease or nutrition concerns. ...Read more

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What causes of yellow eyes?

Jaundice: This is the buildup of bile pigments which is the result of liver or gall bladder disease. Incomplete excretion of these pigments stains the sclera yellow. With resolution of the problem, the white of the eye will return to normal. Good idea to see your gastroenterologist or primary care doctor soon! ...Read more

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How to make yellow eyes white?

Examination: There are many causes of discoloration of the eye. Some of them are treatable and some are not. See your eye care provider for an evaluation and potential treatment. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have yellow eyes?

What does it mean if you have yellow eyes?

Not good: This is a sign of elevated bilirubin in the blood which is usually caused by any number of liver diseases. You should get this checked out asap. Yellow eyes is called icterus which is analagous to yellow skin (jaundice). ...Read more

Dr. Robert Rahimi
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Jaundice (Definition)

Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more


Dr. Oscar Novick
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Yellow Eyes (Definition)

Yellow eyes = yellowing of sclera is ...Read more