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My eye has been twitching for a week know why is it twitching its my left eye nd it really bothers me?

My eye has been twitching for a week know why is it twitching its my left eye nd it really bothers me?

Benign: This is common and benign. It is usually because one of the small muscles in the eyelid is spontaneously twichting. It is not usually associated with anything serious. Frequenlty, patients describe being stressed or that the eye is irritated in some other way. In general it stops. Sometimes gentle massage of the eyelid area can help. If it persists, your eye doctor can consider some treatments. ...Read more

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My eye has been twitching for a week what is it?

My eye has been twitching for a week what is it?

Myokymia: Usually a benign flickering of the eyelid termed myokymia, which can be associated with chemical imbalance, medication reactions, eyestrain, fatigue, stress, etc. If it continues see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Could use your help docs! my eye has been twitching for 2 weeks?

Could use your help docs! my eye has been twitching for 2 weeks?

Eyelid twitching: eyelid twitching is most often benign. The common causes include dry eye, allergy, excess caffeine, other medical / drug stimulants, eye strain due to uncorrected need for glasses. There is also a rarer condition called hemifacial spasm that can cause eyelid and face twitching. Need more info here to truly help or an eye exam. ...Read more

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My eye has been twitching for 2 weeks. What could be the cause?

My eye has been twitching for 2 weeks. What could be the cause?

Myokymia: Eyelid twitching, or myokymia, is a benign but annoying condition. Reducing your stress and reducing caffeine intake make help. ...Read more

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My left eye has been twitching for like 3 weeks now, and it won't stop i've tried getting more sleep and putting warm clothes on my eye i don't what ?

My left eye has been twitching for like 3 weeks now, and it won't stop i've tried getting more sleep and putting warm clothes on my eye i don't what ?

Eyelid twitching: This is likely due to ocular surface irritation. Try using frequent artificial tears and see if it resolves. Avoid caffeine and other stimulants as well. If no improvement, see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned that my eye lid has been twitching for over two weeks now?

Should I be concerned that my eye lid has been twitching for over two weeks now?

No: Lid twitching is a benign condition. If you can't open your lids or others ask you why are you blinking so much, seek care. ...Read more

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