Doctor insights on:
Itchy Eyes And Headache
My sons allergies are acting up, he has watery itchy eyes, sneezing, headache but no fever. I kept him home from school today because the medicine I gave him made him drowsy. Can I get a note.
Contact pediatrician: We have multiple terrific pediatricians onsite, so, make a Concierge appointment and see if you can get help and consultation. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
Allergies: Allergies cause itching & tearing. Over-the-counter allergy medicine & eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor (ketotifen) is a good eyedrop. Blepharitis also causes itching & this can you can try loraditine (claritin) or other previous prescription anti-allergy meds. Check with your doctor if you have any medical conditions or are pregnant. ...Read more
I have a cough, post nasal drip, some wheezing, ears itch, Dry itchy eyes and headaches. I have pet birds.
Could be allergies: The symptoms you are having can be due to allergies and allergies to feathers can trigger them, but there are many allergens that could be responsible. You should be tested by a board certified allergist who can take a detailed history and test for what may be triggering your symptoms. They will also be able to prescribe a treatment protocol to decrease your symptoms. ...Read more
I am experiencing itchy eyes, headache (better by: rest, nsaids (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.)) (side: front) (time frame: gradual onset) (worsened b...
Fatigue swollen glanch itchy eyes headaches occasionally diarrhea I am taking med prescribe by primary care doc had lab work don for hiv/syphillis we?
Question unclear: It sounds as if you are being quite appropriately evaluated and treated by your pcp. Would stick with this and let them go through their work-up. Am sure that if they reach an impass they will refer you elsewhere. ...Read more
What could be causing me to have watery mouth, sore throat, puffy bags arounds eyes, itchy ears, light headache. Should I take allergy meds or cold?
Both possible: Try allergy meds. Sounds like you may be on the right track. Good luck. ...Read more
I get sevire headaches, red itchy eyes & light flu in the evenings. What condition is this and how can I manage it. I sleep wel but always get sore feet?
Unrelated: Your symptoms may not all be related to each other. Your sore feet can be from bad quality shoes you are wearing or if you stand too much during the day. As for the other symptoms, nasal congestion can give you headaches, it is not a flu, but could be allergies if your eyes itch too. Do you have a pet? See your doctor first to see what the problem is. ...Read more
I have had a cold for a min now stuffy nose headache itchy eyes chest hurt and a cough but everything is gone except the cough and I urine on my self?
See your doc:
Sounds like you are over a cold but the cough remains. Coughing hard often can cause women to leak a little urine when coughing. This should stop when the cough goes away.
If you are coughing up phlegm, are short of breath or just not getting better, see your doctor. You may have bronchitis and require an antibiotic prescription to recover more quickly. ...Read more
What could be the cause of swollen glands in my neck, fatigue, loss of appetite, headache, and itchy eyes?
Why do I have severe headaches, sore burning itchy eyes, loss of appetite and very fatigue im 3wks postpartum could this be hormones still out of wack?
Cold or flu? I have allergies. First 24hrs - runny nose and itchy eyes; 48hrs - nose, mucus in chest, throbbing n lymph nodes, headache, appetite loss
Viral infection: Your symptoms are likely an acute viral illness. Your family physician can easily treat this if over the counter meds are not helpful or symptoms worsen. ...Read more
Runny nose, burning, itchy eyes, losing voice, I have congestion, and muscle aches in throat, and headaches. Mom says it's allergies. Is it?
I have the following symptoms for past 5 days now (sneezing, headache, stuffy nose, itchy eyes, sore throat. I'm thinking it's allergies, I've been using reactive but doesn't seem to do the job. Any suggestions?
Sore throat (dry), itchy eyes, head aches occasional runny or blocked nose what could it be? I leave my AC on all night and it gets cold by the morning
I have general body ache, taste, tingling or numbness around ankle, tight throat, itchy eyes, head ache /pressure around nose what should I do?
Lots of symptoms: That it can be from seasonal allergy to sinusitis to? Can be more serious and only a physical exam by your doctor can be more definitive. S/he will have to do a HEENT exam of your head, ears, nose, throat and put the pieces together and offer a treatment plan. That's best for you! ...Read more
Depends on the cause: There are many causes of itchy eyes. Several types of inflammatory conditions, allergic reactions, detergents, chemicals, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause itchy eyes. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Fasciculations?: Not sure what you mean by vibrating. There are eyelid twitches (usually a lower lid) when your eyes are open or "fasciculations" or quivering of the upper eyelids when eyes are closed while awake. Caffeine has been implicated in both these scenarios but it could be strain of facial muscles from stress or routine gesticulations (facial expressions). Itching is usually allergy but could b other prob. ...Read more
Allergies??: First try to figure out what might be causing the irritation. Is it an allergy, for example some new food, pet, etc, or is it a contact irritation - new shampoo, smoking in house, new lotion. Eliminate those possibles first because prevention is best. If however, you can't get rid of the offending agent, try cool compresses to the eyes, and if eyes really puffy/itchy, oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is fine to use. ...Read more
Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes the eyes to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, detergents, chemicals, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause itchy eyes. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Remove the cause: Itchy eyes are often caused by pollens or ragweeds--can be miserable for some. The best treatment is avoidance, but that is not practical for most of us. So next best thing--flush your eyes out couple of times a day, especially after being outdoors. This remove some to most of the allergens. Nasal steroid such as Veramyst helps both nasal and occular allergies. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
EYES: Allergic conjunctivitis or infectious conjunctivitis. I would suspect the first one. You could try over the counter Patanol (olopatadine) which is used to treat allergic conjunctivitis. Consider getting rid of down pillows. Cat and dog dander can often be the cause. Wash your sheets weekly. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- I have a headache runny nose ear ache
- Throbbing headache on top of head
- Bad headache in front of head
- Burning headache top of head
- Throbbing in ear and headache
- Dull headache on left side of head
- Burning headache forehead
- One bloodshot eye and headache
- Tingling headache top of head
- Cluster headaches and dizziness
- Dizziness eye twitching and headaches
- Itchy sticky watery eyes
- Throbbing gums and headache
- Hot forehead headache
- Pimple near eyebrow causing headache
- Headache an d eye pain
- Burning headache ringing ears
- Inner ear with dizziness and headache
- Headache with eyebrow pain
- I have headache and acne on my forehead