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I get sharp stabbing pain in right eye. The pain comes and goes and i only feel it couple of times a day.

I get sharp stabbing pain in right eye. The pain comes and goes and i only feel it couple of times a day.

Drying eye of tear: Dry eye is the most common cause of eye irritation/sudden pain (can be due to meibomian gland disease/blepharitis or rosacea), - can be chronic if not addressed properly. Use lid hygiene (info: eyedoc2020.blogspot.com) routine, artificial tears (non-preserved tears are best) for relief. ...Read more

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I feel an excruciating, stabbing pain in my right eye whenever i blink or close it. There is nothing inside of it, not sick, used eye drops and water.

I feel an excruciating, stabbing pain in my right eye whenever i blink or close it. There is nothing inside of it, not sick, used eye drops and water.

Scratched cornea : You need to have an examination performed by an eye doctor as there may be a tiny foreign body in the eye or a scratch left by a foreign body that is now no longer present. The scratch or foreign body is typically impossible to see without the magnification of a microscope. Antibiotics patching or a bandage contact may be needed. ...Read more

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Stabbing pain in my right eye when i look to the right and I have a bruise on my eye too?

Stabbing pain in my right eye when i look to the right and I have a bruise on my eye too?

Not normal: Were you in a fight? You should be examined for eye trauma and corneal abrasions. If you can't associate the pain with an injury, it will be important to figure out what is causing your pain and bruising. ...Read more

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Taking Cefdinik 600mg once daily. Gradually gained abdominal pain and nausea and now stabbing pain in right eye. What can I do?

Taking Cefdinik 600mg once daily. Gradually gained abdominal pain and nausea and now stabbing pain in right eye. What can I do?

Tell Dr ASAP!: I don't know why you are on this medication, but it has these side effects and your Dr needs to know. It may be possible to find another Tx or to help you bear the side effects till you are better. Don't ignore it - Dr's only know results if they reliable good reports from patients. Hope yo're better soon. ...Read more

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I get right temporal stabbing pain that radiates behind the right eye, right cheek, and temple. Lasts anywhere from 15 mins to an hour.

I get right temporal stabbing pain that radiates behind the right eye, right cheek, and temple. Lasts anywhere from 15 mins to an hour.

Pain: The symptoms you mention indicate a need to see your doctor to diagnose or rule out medical conditions. You MAY be dealing w/migraine or cluster headaches. Your doc will help you. Don't forget behavioral support such as change in diet, clinical hypnosis, biofeedback options. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing constant sharp, stabbing pain in my right temple, eye & jaw. No medications help. Whats wrong with me?

I have been experiencing constant sharp, stabbing pain in my right temple, eye & jaw. No medications help. Whats wrong with me?

Check it out: If you have no history of headaches, then you need to be sure that you find out the cause of these new headaches. If you have always had headaches, and they are similar to the ones you are experiencing, your symptoms could be related to migraine or a migraine-related condition. There are many causes of headaches. They need to be diagnosed properly, especially when new in onset. ...Read more

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I often get an ache or stabbing type pain behind my right eye but the ophthalmologist says there's nothing wrong. What could cause this?

I often get an ache or stabbing type pain behind my right eye but the ophthalmologist says there's nothing wrong. What could cause this?

Retro orbit pain: These are difficult to diagnose. In a normal ophthalmogic exam, pain behind the eye may be referred or from an orbital disease process. Sinusitis, neck pain, bruxism, ear pain, upper molar pain, and many others that are facial pain disorders that may arise from neurological conditions like migraine, tic doulereaux. A consult with a neurologist may be helpful if this problem is persisting. ...Read more

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Stabbing pain in right side of head when bending down or getting up from sitting. Leaves aching head and ache behind right eye?

Postural headache: Headaches with a postural component it is always a red flag and need to be evaluated to exclude a lesion in the posterior fossa or a condition with low CSF pressure. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for further investigation and management. ...Read more

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Periodic stabbing pain in right side of head when rightening from bending down lasts only a few seconds but leaves ache on right side and behind eye?

Positional headache: Headaches with a positional component it is always a red flag and need to be evaluated to exclude a lesion in the posterior fossa or a condition with low CSF pressure. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for further investigation and management. ...Read more

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What is the sharp pin stabbing pain in my eye?

Eye pain: There are many causes of eye pain. The type of pain you describe is often associated with irritation of the eye surface. You can try some artificial tears on a regular basis for several days to see if this helps. If not, then see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Sometimes I have a stabbing pain in my eye for a second. Why is that?

Sometimes I have a stabbing pain in my eye for a second. Why is that?

Ophthalmology visit: This could be due to a variety of reasons. But it would be important to make sure your vision is okay and visit an ophthalmologist for a full eye examination. ...Read more

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What causes a sharp pin like stabbing pain in the left eye?

From many causes: Sharp pain like stabbing can be due to lot of causes, and it can be serious, you should consult an opthalmologist asap.It may be something benign especially if you do not have any other symptoms such as vision loss or problem, dizziness, headache, naosea or vomiting.And associted with other medical conditions like diabetes, hypertension etc.But still you need to see eye md to rule out serious conditions. ...Read more

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I have a stabbing pain behind my left eye when I blink. What is it?

Dryness: Usually, tranisent sharp (stabbing) pains are caused by extreme dryness. Certainly problems such as foreign bodies or corneal irregularities can be problems as well. Try artificial tears for some relief - if this works it is the likely cause. See you ophthalmologist for long-term solutions. ...Read more

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I have a stabbing pain behind my left eye when i blink, what is it?

Neuralgia: Pin or knife like pain behind the eye is often caused by a nerve firing off from inflammation (sometimes in the sinus). However if it occurs every time you blind, this could be a foreign body or abrasion on the cornea. See an eye doc--this will be easy to differentiate. ...Read more

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Could you tell me why my left eye is really blurry and had bad stabbing pain in it?

Could you tell me why my left eye is really blurry and had bad stabbing pain in it?

Needs checking: I pain and a vision change could be a variety of causes. The best and simplest is to see an ophthalmologist and have an intra ocular pressure test to rule out glaucoma. That is a treatable condition that can cause vision loss. They can also see in there is any inflammation, retinal changes and infection present. I would go today. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my left eye is really blurry and had bad stabbing pain in it?

What do you suggest if my left eye is really blurry and had bad stabbing pain in it?

See Eye MD: A blurry, painful eye should have a medical evaluation. Call an ophthalmologist today. ...Read more

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My left eye is really blurry and had bad stabbing pain in it. What could be wrong with it?

My left eye is really blurry and had bad stabbing pain in it. What could be wrong with it?

Blurry vision & pain: Hello. How long have you had blurred vision? Has pain always been associated with it? When is the last time you had your vision checked? Any family history of migraines, strokes, aneurysms? You should have someone take a look at your eyes tonight at an Urgent Care Center. Give you some steroids or Toradol for your acute eye pain too. ...Read more

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I have a stabbing pain on the top left corner behind my left eye. It pains for a few seconds before disappearing and then after a while comes back.

Eye pain: Do you have any sinus pain or pressure? Any drainage? If so it could be related to the sinuses. If not then I would get your eyes checked. Maybe you are squinting and it is causing an ocular headache. See an ophthalmologist if this is the case. If it is sinus related see an ear nose and throat doctor. ...Read more

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What would be causing sudden sharp stabbing pain in my eyeball?

What would be causing sudden sharp stabbing pain in my eyeball?

Corneal erosions: Corneal erosions can be very painful. Without a proper exam, i can't say that this is the right diagnosis. There are treatments but the diagnosis has to be stablished first with a proper exam by a general ophthalmologist or a cornea specialist. ...Read more

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