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Is it normal for my eyes to feel itchy when waking up in the morning?

Is it normal for my eyes to feel itchy when waking up in the morning?

No: Could have allergies, blepharitis, dry eye, foreign body, infection, lid malposition, eyelash misdirection, environment irritants, etc. ...Read more

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How can I manage allergies better? Such as waking up in the morning and your nose is blocked and itchy eyes?

How can I manage allergies better? Such as waking up in the morning and your nose is blocked and itchy eyes?

Allergy Test: Maybe a good idea to have a test determining the specific allergies. Avoidance of those allergens are most important. Otherwise, nasal spray cortisone and non sedating antihistamines continuously would be used to control (not cure) the allergies. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop itchy, crusty eyes in the morning?

What can I do to stop itchy, crusty eyes in the morning?

Warm water rinses: This symptom is most often caused by blepharitis, a very common chronic inflammation of the eyelids, of usually uknown cause. Could also be "allergies". Try rinsing your eyes several times a day with warm water, i.e. In front of a sink, or in the shower. If the symptoms persist, see an eye md (ophthalmologist) for diagnosis and treatment advice. ...Read more

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What to do if I have itchy eyes in the morning and night?

What to do if I have itchy eyes in the morning and night?

Itchy eyes: Itchy eyes can be due to: normal bacteria or demodex on eyelashes, allergies (pollen, chemicals, detergents, etc). Full treatment options see "allergy" at eyedoc2020@blogspot.com ...Read more

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I woke in the morning and both of my eyes are blood shot red, their very itchy and painful, what can I do to help heal it?

I woke in the morning and both of my eyes are blood shot red, their very itchy and painful, what can I do to help heal it?

Contact lenses??: If you sleep in contact lenses, you may have developed a keratitis and should remove lenses ; seek evaluation. If no lenses could try chilled non preserved otc artificial tears hourly ; otc zaditor (ketotifen) for relief. If symptoms persist or any blurred vision you should seek out care. ...Read more

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I was feeling itchy yesterday and I woke up in the morning with itchy bumps all over my body and swollen eyes and lips and now my fingers are swelling?

I was feeling itchy yesterday and I woke up in the morning with itchy bumps all over my body and swollen eyes and lips and now my fingers are swelling?

Best to see doctor: This is a reaction or allergy to something. It seems severe that even your lips are swollen. Allergy can happen in most parts of your body including your airways and even intestine so it is best to be evaluated and treated as soon as possible to avoid complications or to take away offending factors if known. ...Read more

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Hi I'm wondering why when I wake up in the morning first thing is I get an itchy throat at the back and itchy lips then soon itchy eyes and itchy nose?

Hi I'm wondering why when I wake up in the morning first thing is I get an itchy throat at the back and itchy lips then soon itchy eyes and itchy nose?

Allergies: Eyes, nose & palate itching are classic signs of allergies. You could have a sensitivity to dust mites which you are exposed to throughout the night. Try covering your mattress and pillows with dust mite covers and wash your sheets on the hot cycle once a week. See an Allergist for skin or blood testing to confirm sensitivity. Can treat with daily nasal steroid sprays like fluticasone or nasacort (triamcinolone). ...Read more

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I am experiencing itchy watery eyes, runny nose itchy throat, cough, frequent throat clearing, and hoarse in the morning and had throbbing HA

I am experiencing itchy watery eyes, runny nose itchy throat, cough, frequent throat clearing, and hoarse in the morning and had throbbing HA

Head cold: Mostly viral, and will take its course, however you need to rest, hydrate yourself well, salt water gargles, painkillers, and may be decongestants, if no problem with high blood pressure, several combination medicines OTC can help, but read the labels carefully, if no improvement, see your doctor, good luck ...Read more

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Happens at night watery itchy eye wake up in the morning with swelling underneath the eye?

Happens at night watery itchy eye wake up in the morning with swelling underneath the eye?

Allergic reaction: You may have a type of allergic conjunctivitis o a low grade ocular inflammation. There are very specific eye drops to treat this condition; however, you must be examined and evaluated, since these medications are only available with a prescription. Oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will be helpful. ...Read more

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My right eye is red, itchy, flaky sometimes slightly swollen in the morning, but then the swelling goes down as the day progresses. What is wrong?

My right eye is red, itchy, flaky sometimes slightly swollen in the morning, but then the swelling goes down as the day progresses. What is wrong?

Blepharitis: You should see your eye doctor right away to see if your symptoms are caused by an infection, dermatitis, an inflammation of the skin around the eye, or blepharitis, a condition where you can build up crusting and/or mucous around the eyes due to dysfunctional glands in the eyelids. The condition you have will determine the proper treatment. ...Read more

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Why is it that every time I wake up especially in the morning- I tend to have itchy eye, runny nose and feel stuffy?

Why is it that every time I wake up especially in the morning- I tend to have itchy eye, runny nose and feel stuffy?

Allergies: That could be a lot things but everyone of your symptoms are seen in people with allergies. Look around your room and eliminate anything with feathers. Clean under the bed any dust and if you have a pet don't let them sleep in your bed. You can see an allergist for testing to find out what you maybe allergic to. ...Read more

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My left eye was itchy like something in it n the corner by nose burned sometime wen I get up in the morning. Red spot by the pink thing other eye itch?

Red eyes: It's common to have red eyes when you wake up in the mornings. Often, they will get better on their own. It also feels good to instill some artificial teardrops (otc) whenever you need to help your eyes feel and look better. Avoid using "get the red out" drops on a regular basis. ...Read more

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For the last few mornings I have been waking up with my nose running like a fountain, itchy nose, watery eyes, sneezing. My dad and aunt has allergies?

For the last few mornings I have been waking up with my nose running like a fountain, itchy nose, watery eyes, sneezing. My dad and aunt has allergies?

Runny nose: Runny nose AM may be allergy. Check the pollen calendar to see if it is local trees. Sleep windows closed. Even if pollen, diet of spicy food adds to the symptoms
See www.grossaninstitute.com for suggestions.
Be sure to drink hot green tea first thing in the morning. . ...Read more

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My son is 17 months .every morning he wakes up with some sticky gooey stuff comming out of his eyes and they seem to be itchy.

My son is 17 months .every morning he wakes up with some sticky gooey stuff comming out of his eyes and they seem to be itchy.

Allergy?: If they itch, it is most likely from allergies. Consider antihistamine eye drops . If the problem persists or worsens, consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Eyes feel swollen, itchy at night and morning, do I have allergies?

Eyes feel swollen, itchy at night and morning, do I have allergies?

Allergy or dry: I would first try over the counter artificial tears four times a day--if you get relief, continue the tears. If not you might try an over the counter allergy drop like zaditor (ketotifen) twice a day. ...Read more

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I have allergies I sneeze every morning but I have seen I have itchy eyes they itch all the time and I feel better rubbing them. Please help prescription needed?

I have allergies I sneeze every morning but I have seen I have itchy eyes they itch all the time and I feel better rubbing them. Please help prescription needed?

See your Doctor: There are steroid nasal sprays that are very efffective for controlling sneezing and nasal congestion. Naphcon an eye drops can be purchased without a prescription and help treat itchy eyes. ...Read more

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Every morning, right after I wake up I start sneezing, and have an itchy nose and watery eyes that sometimes itch. What could i be allergic to?

Every morning, right after I wake up I start sneezing, and have an itchy nose and watery eyes that sometimes itch. What could i be allergic to?

Probably dust: Fairly common symptoms for dust allergies. Builds up as you sleep. Allergies cause itching & tearing. Over-the-counter allergy medicine & eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor (ketotifen) is a good eye drop for allergies. You can also take over the counter medicine like loratidine in the morning or zyrtec before bed. ...Read more

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Does early morning sneezing, running nose and itchy eyes with season change is sign of hay fever?I'm having this problem since childhood.

Does early morning sneezing, running nose and itchy eyes with season change is sign of hay fever?I'm having this problem since childhood.

Air born allergy: The label "hay fever" has been applied by some to any air born allergy or specifically to the irritants that are in the air when harvest time brings the cutting of hay. Either way, seasonal changes bring new things into the air. Most who are sensitive will also be allergic to the dust mites that permeate your pillow & mattress. Combine the two & you can have morning issues. ...Read more

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I hav itchy eyes often. Much itching at night cause excess eye discharge in morning. Eyelids swell n eyes turn red. Hav few eyelashes than usual. Why?

I hav itchy eyes often. Much itching at night cause excess eye discharge in morning. Eyelids swell n eyes turn red. Hav few eyelashes than usual. Why?

Allergy: Itching usually means allergy
if the discharge is real stringy/stretchy
definitely allergy
loss of lashes indicates a chronic condition. ...Read more

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Is this my allergies? I woke up this morning blowing my nose its stuffy stopped up a little my throat hurts its itchy my eyes has water running down

Is this my allergies? I woke up this morning blowing my nose its stuffy stopped up a little my throat hurts its itchy my eyes has water running down

Management: It may be an allergic reaction or an infection. Allergic reactions are typically not associated with high fever or thick nasal drainage. I would suggest rinsing your eyes gently with saline solution and taking an antihistamine such as claritin. For worsening or persistent symptoms, please check with your physician. ...Read more