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I think I have an allergy to eyelash glues. My eyes get itchy, sore, and swollen. What can I do?

I think I have an allergy to eyelash glues. My eyes get itchy, sore, and swollen. What can I do?

Stop the glue: The glue is likely either creating direct irritation, or you are allergic to it. Either way you need to stop using it. Cool compresses may help reduce swelling and itching. If you want longer lashes, consider discussing Latisse (bimatoprost) with your eye doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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Is it allergy season in ohio right now? My throat is dry, and sore on the left side, eyes are dry, also get swollen, headaches..... Every day!

Is it allergy season in ohio right now? My throat is dry, and sore on the left side, eyes are dry, also get swollen, headaches..... Every day!

Yes: From an allergy standpoint, the late summer/early fall season in the midwest is ragweed season. There are many therapeutic options available to help our symptoms. I would encourage you to consult an allergist to verify the problem and to help find relief. ...Read more

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Major allergies. Sore throat, nose stuffy, swollen cheeks and eyes. What kind of allergy medicine actually works ?

Major allergies. Sore throat, nose stuffy, swollen cheeks and eyes. What kind of allergy medicine actually works ?

Rheumatology: Rheumatology is the branch of medicine that tests and treats allergies. You should visit a rheumatologist to get allergy testing. If you are taking medicine, this could be a serious allergic reaction if your face is swollen, see an MD right away before anything else. Antihistamines work well for allergies but you want to figure out what to treat.+ Pregnancy test before any medicine if possible. ...Read more

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Sneezing, itchy eyes. I wake up with a sore throat, I have swollen lymph nodes in neck for awhile. What could be the cause? Allergies

Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more

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I'm having severe allergies that are getting worse. Normal runny nose & sore throat but also Burning swollen eyes, skin rash, and coughing SOB?

I'm having severe allergies that are getting worse. Normal runny nose & sore throat but also Burning swollen eyes, skin rash, and coughing SOB?

See your physician: your symptoms need to be evaluated by your physician. This may be allergies, you may have asthma also you may need to be evaluated by an allergist also. Your physician will guide you through this ...Read more

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Under eye is slightly swollen and feels bruised, very sore too touch. Allergy?

Nope: Allergy not tender to touch. Sounds like sinus disease or infection of the lid. See doctor if not better in day or two. ...Read more

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Im having a severe allergic reaction to eyelash glue...taking fexofenadine Hydrochloride 180 mg...eyes are red, swollen, itchy... what is maximum dose?

Im having a severe allergic reaction to eyelash glue...taking fexofenadine Hydrochloride 180 mg...eyes are red, swollen, itchy...
what is maximum dose?

Contact allergy:eyes: A reaction to eyelash glue can be similar to poison ivy: it starts 1-4 days after exposure begins, involves a blistering rash, itches severely. It lasts +/- three weeks. This requires oral steroids frequently. Strong steroid creams are not used around the eyes because of risk of glaucoma/cataracts. Fexfenadine is not likely to control it. If continuing to get worse, see a doctor + get steroids. ...Read more

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Bad allergy eyes, have dark circles, i'm times puffy but most of all I have little white dots underneath my eyes and on my eyelids where eyelash grow?

Bad allergy eyes, have dark circles, i'm times puffy but most of all I have little white dots underneath my eyes and on my eyelids where eyelash grow?

See eye doctor: since the white dots may be from an infection. However the darks cycles may be from severe and chronic nasal congestion in which case an allergist may be of more help to you. ...Read more