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How To Remove Cholesterol Deposits Under The Eyes
Xanthremover: These are called xanthelasma. I usually refer to ophtho or plastic surgery. There are methods I've heard that are available called xanthremover and that is on youtube. I am not an expert. Try to watch it, talk to your doctor and get an opinion. Those are the eyes you have to worry about, so get the safest one for yourself. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My brother has chalazions on both of his eyes on the lower part. Do chalzions have anything to do with a higher level of cholesterol,? Thanks
I am using coveram 10/10 for hypertension and storwin 20mg for cholesterol. BP is 135/84. Have headaches, swolen eyes and cheeks, dizzyness etc. help?
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Yes: These things (xanthelesma) can be removed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm 47 years old, earlier my eyes are turning tumor, what is the reason? I did tests and cholesterol is high is this the problem or it's another problem?
Eye tumor?: Hi. Eye tumors need IMMEDIATE attention. Vision may be lost! Very few types of high cholesterol can cause deposits in the skin AROUND (not IN) the eyes called xanthelasma. If you have a tumor IN the eye, an ophthalmologist must have diagnosed it. PLEASE follow up with that, or another, ophthalmologist. This could need immediate attention. Good luck! ...Read more
I feel weak and tiredness eyes.no heart issue.went check up last night.128/80 sugar 5.0 and cholesterol 5.1.im give up?
I am a Caucasian 60-yr-old woman with high cholesterol, taking turmeric, consuming no cholesterol foods, no alcohol or drugs but have yellow eyes, why?
Lump in my throat, eyes feel heavy, head feels cloudy, feeling light-headed. Taking bp, anxiety, cholesterol meds, smoke, overweight sedentary work?
Side Effects : You may be experiencing side effects to your medication. Contact your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
I recently had an eye exam and lipids were found in my cornea but my total cholesterol is 178. Should I worry?
Nor really: As long is your cholesterol is normal then there is no worry. If it was high then you need to treat your cholesterol level. The deposit called arcus which is harmless. ...Read more
Since fish oil contains fat, is it still good for you — does it cause or prevent plaque? Taking 2g for dry eye/BP/cholesterol and it seems to help.
Yes: Some OTC Fish oil tablets do have high Fat content which are not enough Omega 3/6. If you have prescription strength Fish oil like Lovaza, other fat content is minimal This does help bring down Triglycerides and LDL. Helps prevent the Plaqque build up in arteries. It should be associated with CV exercise and healthy dietary habit, ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My father (67 y/o, has high cholesterol) developed sudden blurry vision, only in his right eye. It's been present for 24 hours. No other complaints or signs. Had a thorough eye exam, only beginning stage cataracts were found. What can be the cause?
Dark Circles: Circles under eye can be from:allergy "allergic shiners", fatigue, genetics, aging. Lower lid skin is very thin so blood vessels under skin can make area look dark. Topical creams/fillers can help hide circles: only mask condition. What helps: 8 cups water/day, sunblock, hat, enough rest; avoid rubbing; makeup; facial plastic surgery when severe; allergist helps. See Eyedoc2020.blogspot.com ...Read more
I just had bleph eye surgery and I have eye swelling under the eyes that won't go down with ice, etc. They are little eye sacks of fluid.
See below: Make a slurry of johnson's baby shampoo and warm water, genyly wipe with a terry cloth. ...Read more