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What type of eye drops is best for itchy eyes?

What type of eye drops is best for itchy eyes?

There are many: The best are antihistamine and mast cell inhibitors. Avoid vasoconstrictors like visine that gets the red out as they can make matters worse if used too frequently. ...Read more

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What are the best eye drops for itchy allergy eyes?

What are the best eye drops for itchy allergy eyes?

Depends: Some people have itchy eyes from irritants & dollar store eye drops/artificial tears wash will do fine. That can also work for some allergic eye issues by washing out the pollen/etc. Allergan makes an OTC "Zadator" which some find helpful. There are others but some try several before they find one that helps and fits their budget. ...Read more

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What is the best eye drops/cure for dry eyes cause by LASIK?

What is the best eye drops/cure for dry eyes cause by LASIK?

Artificial tears: I would use artificial tears frequently, every 1-2 hours, avoiding generic brands that contain BAK which can be toxic. Also take omega 3 fatty acids (3000 - 4000 mgm per day and drink plenty of water. Also, you may try punctual plugs or Restasis. Most dry eyes after LASIK are temporary so your prognosis should be good. ...Read more

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What is the best type of rohto eye drops for stoners?

What is the best type of rohto eye drops for stoners?

Avoid the cause...: Of redness is the first line of treatment. The robot eye drops have a medicine in it that is not the healthiest for the eyes, so rohto eyes drops are not good. Use instead a lubricating eye drops like systane ultra. ...Read more

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What are the best drops for chronic red eyes without itchiness?

What are the best drops for chronic red eyes without itchiness?

Artificial tears: Use frequently. However, any cause of chronic red eye must be found out by an exam by an eye doctor to make sure it is nothing serious. Please do so. ...Read more

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What are the best OTC eye drops for red eyes?

What are the best OTC eye drops for red eyes?

See your eye doctor.: Better to see your eye doctor to determine the cause of the red eye prior to resorting to an over the counter (otc) drop for red eyes. You may require a prescription medication. In my opinion, there is no "best" otc drop for red eyes. When i see a patient that complains of red eyes and has been using an otc drop for red eyes, i generally cringe. Otc drops for red eyes in excess can get the red in. ...Read more

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What are the best eye drops to use for itchy eyes with allergies?

What are the best eye drops to use for itchy eyes with allergies?

Several options: There are several otc meds that available that are ocular antihistamines. Tears and similar otc moisturizing drops are helpful as well. Interestingly, there is some data that rx nasal steroids can help with ocular symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the best eye drops for redness?

What are the best eye drops for redness?

What is causing red?: What is the source of the redness? You may need antibiotic, steroids, glaucoma drops, or lubricant. See an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for eye irritation? Visine drops?

What is the best cure for eye irritation? Visine drops?

Identify cause: The best solution for any problem is to identify the cause. Once the cause is identified, the correct treatment plan can be implemented. Using visine drops will likely treat your symptoms, but not the root cause of the problem. See your eye doctor. ...Read more

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What is the most recommended eye drops for dry, itchy eyes?

What is the most recommended eye drops for dry, itchy eyes?

Several: Various over the counter artificial tears, some are more watery vs. Oily, thicker tear lasts longer but can blur vision more. Try several to see what works best. Over the counter antihistamines can help with itching due to allergies. ...Read more

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What is the specific symptomps of eyes allergy and dry eyes ? What is the best medicine for eyes allergy ?

What is the specific symptomps of eyes allergy and dry eyes ? What is the best medicine for eyes allergy ?

Itch or burn: Both allergic and dry eyes tend to tear and get red. However allergic eyes are itching, dry eyes often burning and may even cause double vision. ...Read more

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What is the most recommended eye drops for itchy/watery eyes with contacts?

What is the most recommended eye drops for itchy/watery eyes with contacts?

Artificial tears: Can use rewetting drops. If there a lot of protein deposits buildup, then may need a better lens cleaning system or shorter wear schedule. If it's an allergy related to contact lens wear though, then may need a contact lens holiday and possibly other antihistamine or steroids. ...Read more

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What is the best eye drop for burning and irritated eyes?

What is the best eye drop for burning and irritated eyes?

Needs evaluation: It is best to consult your eye doctor to determine cause and appropriate treatment. Then choice of eye drops depends upon cause. This link may be helpful: http://www.Allaboutvision.Com/buysmart/eye-drops.Htm. ...Read more

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Eye red, itchy, droopy and watery. What is the best eyedrop to use?

Artificial tears : There are many things that could be causing this. But if you're having itching then it could be allergic conjuctivitis. The best drop for this is Pataday i think. ...Read more

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Different itching between eye allergy, dry eye, and blepharitis? Whats the causes of eye allergy? Whats the good medicine for eye allergy(safe to use)?

Different itching between eye allergy, dry eye, and blepharitis? Whats the causes of eye allergy? Whats the good medicine for eye allergy(safe to use)?

Itchy: The itching caused by blepharitis and allergy are similar and can best be determined by a thorough eye exam. Dry eye usually causes a foreign body sensation or gritty/burning feeling. You can try zaditor (ketotifen) over the counter for allergy, but if this does not work, see your local eye doctor for an appointment. The fall allergy season has already begun. ...Read more

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What is the best contact lens solution and eye drops for dry eyes?

What is the best contact lens solution and eye drops for dry eyes?

Peroxide-based: Peroxide-based cleaners, such as clear care, are the best for this. For artificial tears, get the ones that state they are for use with contact lenses. ...Read more

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I'm trying to find eye drops for itchy eyes: what type is best?

I'm trying to find eye drops for itchy eyes: what type is best?

Itchy eyes: Itchy eyes are most commonly due to dry eyes or allergies. Try an over the counter drop for dry eyes (ocular lubricant). If using the drop 2-3 times a day fails to improve symptoms get a diagnosis and treatment plan from an eye physician. ...Read more

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What is the best brand of contacts for dry eyes?

What is the best brand of contacts for dry eyes?

There may be none: Depending on how dry your eyes are, you may not be able to handle contact lenses. Contacts themselves are known to create a relative dry eye situation and can worsen dry eyes that are already present. Contacts with higher water content tend to be more comfortable, but all types may end up being too uncomfortable. Wetting drops may help; speak with your eye doctor if you have any questions. ...Read more

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