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Suddenly I felt pain in my eye like a needle?

Suddenly I felt pain in my eye like a needle?

Eye pain: Eye pain may be due to many factors, such as an eyelash in the eye, dry eye, a corneal abrasion, etc. If the pain persists, do not rub your eye. Instead, try artificial tears, such as theratears, every hour for 5 or 6 hours. If the pain continues, seek help from your local ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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When I woke up this morning my left eyeball felt like someone was stabbing a needle into it?

When I woke up this morning my left eyeball felt like someone was stabbing a needle into it?

Exposure or...: U may have had cornea exposure as you slept creating a very dry eye surface with pain. Another plausible explanation is a corneal erosion that results from loosening of the adherence of the corneal epithelium as you awaken, due to drying. The latter is quite painful. A thick artificial tear ointment instilled in the eye prior to sleeping will generally help. Better is Muro 128™ ointment. C eye doc ...Read more

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Can allergy makes my eyes in pain like a needle poke?

Can allergy makes my eyes in pain like a needle poke?

Yes: Anything that disrupts tear film can lead to sudden dryness ; transient superficial discomfort. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my eye feels like someone is poking it with a needle?

What does it mean when my eye feels like someone is poking it with a needle?

Many possibilities: The 3 most common in my experience are dry eye, recurrent corneal erosions, and corneal abrasion. It is possible for more serious causes and likely should have this checked by an ophthalmologist, particularly if the pain is associated with blurry or decreased vision. ...Read more

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What causes needle like pain in the eye?

What causes needle like pain in the eye?

Many possibilities: The 3 most common in my experience are dry eye, recurrent corneal erosions, and corneal abrasion. It is possible for more serious causes and likely should have this checked by an ophthalmologist, particularly if the pain is associated with blurry or decreased vision. ...Read more

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Why does it feel like needles poking in my right eye?

Why does it feel like needles poking in my right eye?

Eye pain: Has many possible causes, the most common being from dry eyes. But could also be foreign body, abrasion, corneal dystrophy, and others. See your eye md to get the most accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What steps are taken after someone's eye is punctured by a needle?

What steps are taken after someone's eye is punctured by a needle?

Depends who's punct: uring the eye. If the retinologist is doing it, it will be self sealing and cause little problem. If it's traumatically induced, that's a problem if the needle is not sterile. See your eye doctor if this happens quickly to save vision. ...Read more