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What Makes Eyes Bloodshot After Drinking
Vasodilation: Alcohol is a vasodilator - that means it opens up blood vessels and increases blood flow, especially to superficial tissues like skin and the conjunctivae of the eyes. Some people, especially of asian or native american background, have even more tendency to flush after drinking. There is no way to stop it. If it is bothering you, and you can't stop, you need to talk to your md or a counselor. ...Read more
Hi I recently had a lot to drink over a 2 day period after a family death on the second night I vomited quite bad, the morning after my eyes where bloodshot puffy and have a slight yellow tinge do you think I have done myself damage.
Condolences on loss: Sorry to hear of your loss & how that led you to being so depressed. My guess is that this is not your first time overindulging in this way. Yellow tinged eyes are usually not good things to see in someone your age who's been drinking. I believe you need to acquire help and a good physical checkup & other sorts of attention. Wanna talk about it? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key Code: PDXFNR ...Read more
Why specifically is my left eye bloodshot the day after drinking alcohol but the right eye seems ok?
ER: You are dehyrated and probably need IV fluid repalcement- go to ER now! ...Read more
My 20mo old son just started rolling his eyes back in his head and blinking when he gets tired &when he tilts his head up to drink.Should I b worried?
Time for a checkup: It could be nothing, but he needs a once over by a doctor. A little playful examination by the doctor should decide whether your son needs any further testing. I know it's a pain, but it's worth the inconvenience. ...Read more