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Marijuana is causing me visual distortion?

Marijuana is causing me visual distortion?

Stop to find out: If you stop marijuana use long enough, then you will find out whether the visual hallucinations are caused by marijuana use. I have encountered many patients who have persisting hallucinations even after stopping recreational drug use. Some of them eventually manifest schizophrenia disorder. ...Read more

Dr. Erik Borncamp
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Distortion Of Part Of Visual Field (Definition)

Vision distortion is a symptom in which a person's vision has changes, such an image becoming unclear, straight lines becoming wavy, a big field of view becoming "tunnel" vision, etc. ...Read more


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Could marijuana be causing hallucinations / visual distortion?

Could marijuana be causing hallucinations / visual distortion?

Sure, but see MD: Can do. One time? More than once? Paranoid? Munchies? Other symptoms? A real buzzkill. Could also simply bring out the symptom caused by something else. Get examined by ophthalmologist and regular md, maybe neurologist (depends on findings). ...Read more

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Please define a severe visual distortion problem?

Please define a severe visual distortion problem?

Many causes: One can have visual distortion, dysphotopsia with normal vision. This can be corrected by getting glasses. You can also have distorted vision by irregularities or swelling of the cornea (front of eye) or the macula (part of the retina responsible for best vision). The only way to determine what is causing distortion is by having a complete eye examination. ...Read more

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Severe visual distortion problem. Who do I see?

Severe visual distortion problem. Who do I see?

See your Dr. first.: First, see your regular doctor to see if there is a medical cause for this. If there isn't, the next step is to see an ophthalmologist for more in-depth eye and vision testing. ...Read more

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What do I do about severe visual distortion problem?

See Eye MD: Make an appointment with an ophthalmologist asap. There are many blinding conditions that cause this. ...Read more

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I have constant visual distortion that gets worse throughout the evening. What is it?

Visual changes: If your vision is constantly distorted, you need to see an eye doctor as soon as possible. Numerous issues can cause your description of symptoms and some can be serious and/or vision threatening if not properly diagnoses and treated. ...Read more

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Visual distortion in left eye only. Seems like theres a cloud over every thing i see through my left eye. What could cause this?

So many things: At the age of 21, not likely cataract or macular degeneration, but a history of weight gain means possibility of benign intracranial hypertension needs to be ruled out. Unchecked, it can cause permanent visual loss and other problems. Other causes include allergy, dry eye, astigmatism, uveitis, glaucoma, retina problems, various types of brain problems.See an eye MD right away. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a distortion in some part of visual field?

What is the best treatment for a distortion in some part of visual field?

Visual field problem: "distortion" in the visual field is an unusual description. Usually distortion is described in the central or near central vision where straight lines appear crooked or bent. This virtually always indicates a retinal condition and should be evaluated asap. In the peripheral vision, problems are usually described as a vision loss or blind spot. This too should be checked. Possibly visual migraine. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for hallucinagen persisting perceptual disorder ? (visual disturbance only)

What is the best treatment for hallucinagen persisting perceptual disorder ?  (visual disturbance only)

study results: No. Subjects improved/ total medication 7/8 haloperidol 2/2 diphenylhydantoin 1/1 trifluoperazine 1/1 barbiturates 8/9 benzodiazepines 2/2 narcotics 1/1 carbamazepine 1/1 sertraline (see text) 1/1 naltrexone 9/11 clonidine 1/1 zyprexa (olanzapine) and prozac 2/2 benzodiazepines drug and alcohol dependence 69 (2003) 109/119 no randomized controlled studies exist so far. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment when home remedies don't work a minor burn?

What is the best treatment when home remedies don't work a minor burn?

Treatment for burn: I understand your concern. Please see your Physician for examination of your burn for possible infection and discuss treatment at the burn site and possibly antibiotics. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for.Infectious mollusc? I don't want undergo the burning treatment

Topical therapy: The best treatment for molloscum is some sort of topical treatment, whether it's acid, cautery or physical scraping. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for keratosis pilaris? I know it can't be completely cured, but what can help?

What is the best treatment for keratosis pilaris? I know it can't be completely cured, but what can help?

Moisturieze: Do not scrub as it willo irritate and make it worse. Keep it well moisturized. Am lactin 12% is a good moisturizer because it contiains 12% Lactic Acid and penetrates and moisturizes from the inside and does not just sit on the surface. The skin has a fatty layer and needs something acidic to penetrate in order to provide the deeper layers with moisture. ...Read more

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I don't want to live with tonsil stones. What is the best treatment?

I don't want to live with tonsil stones. What is the best treatment?

Treatment: You can try saline gargle, use a water pick to remove them. Elimination of tonsillar crypts with chemical, laser or radiofrequency ablation also helps. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

What is the best treatment for bone spurs in c/t spine?

Dose it bother you: If it dose and not improve by medications, go and see neuro- surgeon he will tell out if you an operation to take it out. ...Read more

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I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

I have a lymphnode in my breast that isn't supposed to be there. What is the best treatment?

Physician Review: Palpable nodes in the breast may or may not be lymph nodes. Any palpable nodule in the breast should be reviewed by a physician who is experienced in breast review; surgeon, OB gyn, pcp. The provider should have access to high resolution ultrasound for an in depth review of the palpable area. Treatment options range from conservative observation to surgical excision, biopsy. Seek physician review. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment if difficulty adjusting to brightness?

What is the best treatment if difficulty adjusting to brightness?

Glare disability: If this not from external eye disease including dry eyes, allergy. Environmental factors or reaction to medication or cataracts or corneal disease or uncorrected refractive error then tinted lenses with side shields or wrap around sunglasses will definately help. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for croup?

What is the best treatment for croup?

Supportive care: Mild croup is often treated with cool mist to the face, or, at home taking the child in a bathroom with steam. If moderate- to- severe, the child may require care in the doctor's office, emergency department or admission to the hospital. Standard treatments may include, among other measures, steroid medication and racemic Epinephrine to alleviate airway obstruction (swelling). ...Read more

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