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My lower eyelid has been quivering on and off for a few weeks. I get plenty of sleep. Should I be concerned? Could it be allergy related?

My lower eyelid has been quivering on and off for a few weeks. I get plenty of sleep. Should I be concerned? Could it be allergy related?

Ocular irritation: Likely causes of twitching of the eyelid (eyelid myokymia )are related to ocular surface irritation, whether its from dry eyes, eyelid inflammation, allergies, dust, wind, medications, or stress. First trial artificial tears 4-6 times per day. Warm compresses and lid massages may also help. See an eye md if these don't help. ...Read more

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No site issues... I have notisec in last several weeks.. A periodic.. Slight quivering under my left eye lid in the top inside area.. ?

No site issues... I have notisec in last several weeks.. A periodic.. Slight quivering under my left eye lid in the top inside area.. ?

Blepharospasm: This condition is usually unrelated to other medical problems. It can be mild (as in your case) and often associated with fatigue or stress. In some cases, it's more severe and continuous and should be evaluated by your ophthalmologist. This condition (if it's severe enough) responds well to Botox injections. ...Read more

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What causes puffy eyelids?

What causes puffy eyelids?

Many factors: I am assuming you mean lower eyelid puffiness? There are many factors to contribute to this- lack of sleep, high salt diet, allergies, and most commonly hereditary anatomy. It is usually the lower eyelid muscle and soft tissue layer loosening over time, allowing the fatty tissue behind it to bulge outward. Surgery can help reduce that, but it will not affect the other factors i mentioned. ...Read more

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What causes swollen eyelids?

What causes swollen eyelids?

General Symptom.: It is a general symptom. It can be anything from a mild virus infection, allergies, sinus infection. It can also be a serious sign of fluid status of the body. If it is bad enough to affect your vision or self-perception then See your doctor for a review. At your age, if the simple mild answers are not obvious, then a more full investigation may be warranted. ...Read more

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My left eyelid vibrating. Why?

My left eyelid vibrating. Why?

Ocular irritation: Likely causes of twitching of the eyelid (eyelid myokymia )are related to ocular surface irritation, whether its from dry eyes, eyelid inflammation, allergies, dust, wind, medications, or stress. First trial artificial tears 4-6 times per day. Warm compresses and lid massages may also help. See an eye md if these don't help. ...Read more

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Best solution for dry eyelids?

Best solution for dry eyelids?

Artificial tears : They are over the counter if it continues see and opthalmologist. ...Read more

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Tell me what is triple eyelid?

Tell me what is triple eyelid?

Only in animals: The third eyelid is commonly found in canines ( dogs ). There is no similar strucure in the huma eye. ...Read more

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How do you get swollen eyelids?

How do you get swollen eyelids?

Multiple reasons: Fluid accumulates in the eyelids from multiple reasons mainly, inflammation and inflammation. ...Read more

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