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How To Relieve Eye Pressure
Depends: Sinus pressure is caused by a difference in pressure between the sinus cavity and the outside world. The drainage pathway of the sinuses are narrow. When swelling occurs in the nasal cavity, this becomes blocked. Reversing the swelling will allow for the pressure to equalize. Knowing the cause of the swelling helps determine what works best - uri, allergy, infection, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Migraine?: Sinus pressure is tricky. Basically, the front of the head and face is not just the sinuses. For a 16 year old, my first thought is you might have migraines. Allergy can cause some facial pressure.In general, sinus infections are rare and doctors frequently mistakenly prescribe antibiotics for what you are describing. See a good Ear Nose and Throat doctor! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ear Pressure: One of the most common causes of ear pressure is that the eustachian tube is not working very well. Hearing loss can also be a symptom of hearing loss. Best to have this evaluated with a hearing test with an accompanying pressure test or tympanogram. A variety of treatment options are available. Recommend visiting with an ENT specialist to discuss diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more
Evaluate cause: In this situation is best to be evaluated to determine the cause of the pain. If it is part of a constellation of symptoms such as congestion, sinus pain etc - consider seeing your physician. If it is a lone symtpom - then recommend that you see your opthamologist. Eye pain with visual changes warrants prompt assessment. ...Read more
Get steamed: Sinus pressure under the eyes are common and can be relieved with steam from tea kettle, sauna and use of antihistamine sprays and or tablets to shrink nasal passages and steam to relieve congestion all important to get the pressure sensation to go away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Normal weight: Attain and maintain normal body weight. Avoid excess salt in your diet. Other than those 2 tips, there's little you can do except to take medication. If you're opposed to medication, consider this: we're very fortunate that there are many cheap, effective, well tolerated meds available. Much of the extension of life expectancy in the last century has been due to availability of BP meds! ...Read more
How best can glaucoma be managed, in addition to eye drop treatment to bring down ocular pressure?
Massage the area: Just simple local self pt.Get a more detailed answer ›
Eye pressure: If you have high eye pressure determined to be unacceptable for the health of your eye(s), the your eye md will prescribe a medication that you apply to your eye(s) to lower it. In some cases, a laser treatment may also be indicated. As long as you are being cared for by your eye md, you will be receiving the proper treatment and follow up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Options : Not entirely possible, but make sure you control allergy type of problems. Hay fever very commonly creates a puffy appearance to the eyelids plus other symptoms like sneezing, runny nose, tearing, coughing, redness to eyes. If chronic, you get puffier. However some genetic predisposition to baggy eyelids which if cosmetically displeasing, can be treated surgically by eye plastic surgeon. ...Read more
Is it helpful to put, cold compress under eye with conjunctivitis? What are some remedies i can do to relieve the pressure around my eye?
Diet and exercise: Watching your diet, specifically salt and salt derivatives are very important. Certain ethnic groups crave salt and use heavily salted food items because of the salt content. Be careful of msg, used widely as meat tenderizer. Exercise moderately, but regular will also help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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