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What would cause my eye to twitch for a week straight ?

What would cause my eye to twitch for a week straight ?

Blepharospasm: Is an involutary twiching of the eye lids. It could be due to muscle fatigue (the charlie horse of the eyelid), stress. If bothersome, painful, or socially embarrasing sometimes doctor may try botox. Most of the time it goes away spontaneuously (it may take days to weeks, rarely months). ...Read more

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Can someone explain to me how come my eye keeps twitching for two weeks off and on?

Can someone explain to me how come my eye keeps twitching for two weeks off and on?

Blepharospasm: Or eyelid twitching, usually has no known cause. Sometimes, it's associated with fatigue or stress. It usually resolves by itself. If it does persist, you should have your eyes tested to rule out any problems. ...Read more

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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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Ok im 31 male my right eye been twitching for 2 weeks off and on should i be worry that could be a sigh of a stroke or something?

Ok im 31 male my right eye been twitching for 2 weeks off and on should i be worry that could be a sigh of a stroke or something?

Blepharospasm: You have blepharospasm. It is NOT a sign of a stroke. It's a common annoyance that comes and goes. Fatigue and sunlight may make it worse - use sunglasses. If it persists, there are other treatments that your eye doctor can use. Generally though, it will subside gradually on its own (and return)(and subside). ...Read more

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My left ear is ringing today, it's constant and approx 15kHz 2 weeks back my left eye had a twitch for weeks, I'm nauseous, I had 8 drinks last night ?

My left ear is ringing today, it's constant and approx 15kHz 2 weeks back my left eye had a twitch for weeks, I'm nauseous, I had 8 drinks last night ?

Tinnitus + Fatigue : this is called tinnitus which can be present for many reasons. Some of what you describe is what we often see in people who have fatigue. The large amount of alcohol can also be contributing to these issues. We need to discuss this with your physician. You will need to be evaluated depending on the length of the symptoms. ...Read more