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How come my eyes gets watery?

How come my eyes gets watery?

Many causes...: But commonly, allergy, dryness or irritation. Other causes that are more rare include viral and chemical conjunctivitis. Artificial tears will help if the cause is dryness and are worth a try. The non preserved tears are less likely to cause irritation and would be my first choice. If this doesn't help, see your eye specialist. Prescription medications may be required. ...Read more

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Why does my eye get red and watery after i take my contact out?

Why does my eye get red and watery after i take my contact out?

Contact problem: Do not ignore problems with contact lenses. Your eyes should be comfortable both while wearing and after removing contact lenses. Ignoring problems can have serious consequences. Do not continue to wear the contacts until you have seen an eye doctor. ...Read more

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My eyes become red and yellow discharge only when i wear my contact lens?

My eyes become red and yellow discharge only when i wear my contact lens?

Stop...: ..Wearing them. You probably have poor fit or gpc- causes contact lens intolerance. ...Read more

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Why do my eyes get watery whenever i get nervous?

Why do my eyes get watery whenever i get nervous?

Parasympathetic : Your eyes are very sensitive and responsive to various internal and external environmental factors including ambient light levels and autonomic nervous system stimulation. When you get nervous you can deplete your adrenaline levels or you can also reduce ph within your system which can have the effect of increasing parasympathetic nervous system (pns) tone. The pns stimulates tear formation. ...Read more

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My Son is experiencing itchy eyes, watery eyes and discharge or mucus in eyes. And they are red ?

My Son is experiencing  itchy eyes, watery eyes and discharge or mucus in eyes. And they are red 

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Ophthalmologist: An eye Dr will help him. For antihistamine, use a non-sedating one: Allegra, Claritin, Zyrtec. Generics are the same except cost less. Ketotifen and other eye drops are effective. Allergy shots may help, but involve numerous shots over a long time. ...Read more

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While wearing makeup and contacts my eyes become watery and a white pus forms. I wake up with crust around my eyes, puffy eyelids and red eyes. What?

While wearing makeup and contacts my eyes become watery and a white pus forms. I wake up with crust around my eyes, puffy eyelids and red eyes. What?

Contacts: Either you have infected contacts, or an ulcer. DO NOT WEAR THE CONTACTS UNTIL YOU'VE SEEN YOUR OPHTHALMOLOGIST! A CORNEAL ULCER COULD LEAD TO A PERFORATION, THEN INFECTION INSIDE YOUR EYE (ENDOPHTHALMITIS) AND LOSS OF THE EYE. ...Read more

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How come my eyes water?

How come my eyes water?

See eye doctor: Try using artificial tears four times a day because many times the eyes water when they are dry as an overcompensation. If no relief, see eye doctor because the drain duct could be clogged. ...Read more

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I've recently started jogging, during which I keep getting headaches around my eyes and nasal sinuses, eyes watering. Should I get my eyes tested?

I've recently started jogging, during which I keep getting headaches around my eyes and nasal sinuses, eyes watering. Should I get my eyes tested?

Not eyes' fault: Sounds more like you are having symptoms of hayfever (or seasonal allergies). Consider trying taking Zyrtec (cetirizine) (or generic) once daily, at least 45 minutes prior to when you plan to go out to jog and see if that improves things (if running in the early am, can also take in late pm / bedtime). If doesn't improve, see your Dr for once-over. ...Read more

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My Son is experiencing discharge or mucus in eyes and itchy eyes. Can I give my 6 months tobramycin0.3% eye drops?

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My Son is experiencing  discharge or mucus in eyes and itchy eyes. Can I give my 6 months tobramycin0.3% eye drops?

Hard to tell: Although tobramycin can be used for ages beyond 2 months, your son's problem may not be an infectious one given the presence of itching. Consider contacting your pediatrician. ...Read more

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Why are my eyes bloodshot and yellow?

Why are my eyes bloodshot and yellow?

See an Eye MD: Could be as simple as dry eye syndrome or as complicated as a serious eye infection. See your eye md asap. ...Read more

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Do watery eyes mean my contacts are bad?

Do watery eyes mean my contacts are bad?

Possibly: You should see your eye doctor to make sure. Poorly-fitting contact lenses can lead to an eye infection. ...Read more

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Can i get pink eye if i touch my sister with pink eye? Then touch my eye ?

Yes: Pink eye is a viral disease that is highly contagious but usually self limiting. Proper hand washing should reduce the risk of transmission. ...Read more

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I get crusty eyes whenever i get sick. Is this normal?

I get crusty eyes whenever i get sick. Is this normal?

Yes: The virus that causes colds can also affect your eyes because your eyes are covered by mucousal tissue like your throat. This can cause the crusting. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Why is my face yellow . My eyes are still white.

Why is my face yellow . My eyes are still white.

Yellow skin: Yellowing of the skin can be related to consuming lots of carrots, squash, sweet potatoes or supplements containing carotene. Yellow skin and eyes are signs of jaundice, often associated with significant illness. If carrots are not the culprit, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have dry eyes itchy red dry eye corners my eyes are releasing green yellow gooey substance that turns solid after a while and makes my eyes blurry?

I have dry eyes itchy red dry eye corners my eyes are releasing green yellow gooey substance that turns solid after a while and makes my eyes blurry?

Discharge from eyes: It is not possible to make an accurate diagnosis with limited information on this forum. The symptoms you describe are consistent with conjunctivitis which is most often viral, but can be bacterial. One needs to be examined to be sure there is no other lesion in the eye that could be associated. Please go see a doctor for a proper examination, diagnosis, and treatment recommendation. ...Read more

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Why does my contact in my right eye get kinda gunky?

Why does my contact in my right eye get kinda gunky?

See your eye doc: There are many possible reasons for this. Your eye doctor can help you sort it out. ...Read more