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When i try to breathe through my right nostril, air seems to shoot up to right behind my rght eye. I start sneezing and & cry out of my right eye why?

When i try to breathe through my right nostril, air seems to shoot up to right behind my rght eye. I start sneezing and & cry out of my right eye why?

Tear duct: This is because of your tear duct. Our tear duct drains tears from the medial eyelids into our nose. In some people the air from the nose can drain through this tear duct in the opposite direction. Anything that irritates the eye, including air or wind, can cause you to tear. Additionally, sneezing can stimulate a tearing reflex. Your eye doctor can place a plug in your year duct if necessary. ...Read more

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Eye Pain (Definition)

Depends on further explanation by history and findings on evaluation and examination. An ophthalmologist can resolve this issue ...Read more


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I am using tobramycin eye drops , but i still can't sleep. My eyes burn when i close my eye lids. What can I use to ease the pain and get some sleep.

I am using tobramycin eye drops , but i still can't sleep. My eyes burn when i close my eye lids. What can I use to ease the pain and get some sleep.

OTC Systane Gel: 1st...If you have been on tobramycin for over 2 weeks you may be developing toxicity or allergy to it. Discuss this with your doc. Nighttime gel or even refresh pm eye ointment can be very soothing for irritation. ...Read more

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Why is my left eye in pain after I woke up? Its watering now and it hurts to even blink or yawn. Please help me.

Why is my left eye in pain after I woke up? Its watering now and it hurts to even blink or yawn. Please help me.

? conjunctivitis.: Sounds most like early conjunctivitis Are you otherwise healthy? Are you in contact with anyone with redeye or children in general? Antibiotic eye drops may sooth and help prevent secondary infection. But only take them if symptoms get worse. Another common cause of unilateral eye pain is Migraine. Do you suffer from migriaine? ...Read more

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Eyes good. No glasses. 39yo Female. woke up to pain in my eye socket when I move my eyeball. can feel some possible inflammation?

Eyes good. No glasses. 39yo Female. woke up to pain in my eye socket when I move my eyeball. can feel some possible inflammation?

Could be eye muscle: It could be eye muscle inflamation of the rectus muscles. You can start with seeing your ophthalmologist. Sometimes one needs to see a neurophthalmologist ...Read more

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Can't sleep. Whenever I close my eyes I have a wierd problem where my eyes automatically try to open by blinkin.

Can't sleep. Whenever I close my eyes I have a wierd problem where my eyes automatically try to open by blinkin.

Anxiety: Anxiety symptoms are not a sign of illness, they are the mind's ability to produce the flight or fight response which gives rise to many physiological changes include dry mouth. Depending on the cause of your anxiety symptoms, your health care provider can recommend appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My eye hurts after kneeing myself in the face. Anything I can do to relieve the pain?

My eye hurts after kneeing myself in the face. Anything I can do to relieve the pain?

Possible eye damage: You should seek immediate medical attention for possible bone, orbit or eye damage ...Read more

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Pain above eyes and pressure since I got glasses a year ago, especially when looking up or to the sides. Can't stop rubbing eyes! What is this?

Pain above eyes and pressure since I got glasses a year ago, especially when looking up or to the sides.  Can't stop rubbing eyes!  What is this?

Possible sinusitis: This sounds like more than just a glasses problem. If you are prone to allergies or sinus problems, this may be a chronic sinusitis, probably allergic in nature. That would also explain the eye rubbing. Go see your Eye MD and/or an ENT specialist. ...Read more

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Doctor i feel dizzy ,having headache around my eyes, if i open my eye the pain is stonger. And having heartburn.

 Doctor  i feel dizzy ,having headache around my eyes, if i open my eye the pain is stonger. And having heartburn.

Water/acetaminophen: For your dizziness and headache, make sure you are drinking at least 2 liters of water daily. Take acetaminophen as needed for headache. Heartburn may be treated with ranitidine or omeprazole but also avoiding large meals and avoiding eating before bedtime can be helpful as well. See your doctor if symptoms are not resolving. ...Read more

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My eyes been hurting since 2 days ago. Whenever I look to the sides, up or down my eyes have a sharp pain This pain is also causing me headaches. Help?

Find the cause: Several different causes of this, from migraines to inflammation of the brain. Significant pain on eye movement that lasts more than a day should definitely be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more