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My right eye was itchy and then the next day I became really dizzy and got a headache and when I walked it was unbalances and felt like fainting ?

My right eye was itchy and then the next day I became really dizzy and got a headache and when I walked it was unbalances and felt like fainting ?

Get a general check: If you have access to healthcare, it will help to see a provider to get a general check up. It appears that your problems may involve several organ systems. This kind of situation is better addressed with detailed history, physical exam and some tests. Seeing a PCP will be a good place to start. ...Read more

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My right eye is red,itchy and swallon. What can I do for that?

My right eye is red,itchy and swallon. What can I do for that?

Warm compresses: Apply warm compresses to the affected eye. However, if it has thick drainage and is worse in the morning see your doctor for evaluation. ...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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The bottom of my right eye is very itchy and red and kind of poofy. And it's very irritating. I found out that I got this morning to go to school. I haven been using anything else to cure it lately... Because I really don't know how. So I wanna know the t

The bottom of my right eye is very itchy and red and kind of poofy. And it's very irritating. I found out that I got this morning to go to school. I haven been using anything else to cure it lately... Because I really don't know how. So I wanna know the t

Bleparoconjuctivitis: Assuming you mean your eyelid is swollen. This is probably a bacterial infection. If it occurs in the other eye it may be viral. Treatments includes antibiotic eyedrops possibly topical steroids and more advanced cases oral antibiotics. An exam is indicated to initiate the proper treatment. ...Read more

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Small white bumps appeared on the upper rim of my right eye lid. Its itchy and easily irritated. Are these potential sty if so how can I prevent them?

Small white bumps appeared on the upper rim of my right eye lid. Its itchy and easily irritated. Are these potential sty if so how can I prevent them?

Meibomian: These are meibomian glands which secret the oil to help lubricate the surface of the eye. When these get plugged up then yes it forms a style or chalazion. Get a hot wash cloth wnd hold over the eye for 10 minutes the gently massage the lids. If severe can use Minocin once a day( this is a prescription). ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my right eye is red and itchy?

What do you suggest if my right eye is red and itchy?

Allergy: It sounds like you have an eye allergy. If you are using any drops or cream on that side you may need to stop. Use cold compressors, and use an allergy drop OTC like Alaway or Zadidor 2x per day. Avoid rubbing it if you sleep on that side you may need to replace your old pillow. ...Read more

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Past 2wks my right eye has been really itchy on and off. its not red or swollen. I don't wear contacts. I haven't been getting much sleep. Causes?

Past 2wks my right eye has been really itchy on and off. its not red or swollen. I don't wear contacts. I haven't been getting much sleep. Causes?

Allergy /blepharitis: There are multiple causes of red eyes. Itching tends to point to a histamine mediated condition - such as allergy. This could be environmental or contact. Other categories would be eyelid margin inflammation such as blepharitis. You can try an over the counter artificial tear or allergy drop (such as Ketotifen - marketed as Zaditor or Alaway) ...Read more

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My right eye keeps watering , it's not itchy or painful, just annoying, my make up keeps running down my face! is there anything i can do, ?

My right eye keeps watering , it's not itchy or painful, just annoying, my make up keeps running down my face! is there anything i can do, ?

Needs evaluation: You may have a blocked lacrimal drainage canal. The tears bathe the eye, pass to the nasal side of the eye and then go down a plumbing system into the nose. It can sometimes narrow or even get blocked and this can be spontaneous. Check with your ophthalmologist who can evaluate this and see there the blockage is. ...Read more