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Doctor insights on: What Makes Eyes Bloodshot After Drinking

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Why does booze do that and how do I stop bloodshot eyes from being red after i drink?

Why does booze do that and how do I stop bloodshot eyes from being red after i drink?

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

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How can I get rid of bloodshot and yellow eyes from drinking to much?

How can I get rid of bloodshot and yellow eyes from drinking to much?

Stop drinking: There is no substitute for stopping the ingestion of alcohol completely. It may take 1-4 months for the yellow to disappear, depending on how much liver damage there is. ...Read more

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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. Many thanks Wayne?

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.
Many thanks 
Wayne?

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

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Why specifically is my left eye bloodshot the day after drinking alcohol but the right eye seems ok?

Why specifically is my left eye bloodshot the day after drinking alcohol but the right eye seems ok?

Red eye: That is the way you are. Due to flushing (vasodilation) to subconjunctival blood vessel. Use refresh tears (over the counter). Won't worry if no issues with vision. Maybe you wink too much with left eye when having a few drink. ...Read more

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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?

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

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Could my under eyes be dry and puffy from drinking?

Could my under eyes be dry and puffy from drinking?

Possibly: Dehydration related to alcohol use can make the eyes dry and appear puffy. ...Read more

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Is there an easy and fast way to take care of dark circles under my eyes after drinking?

Slow up the drinking: Drinking in many causes vasodilation and if the vessels under your eyes are under a thin skin, they will become prominent and cause the darkening. If drinking limitation is not in your plans, you will have to live with a little temporary darkening. ...Read more