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Why are my eyes having eye crust when I wake up in the morning?

Why are my eyes having eye crust when I wake up in the morning?

Blepharitis, allergy: Blepahritis--crusting of lashes esp in am, redness, burning, tearing, light sensitivity. Assoc. W/ blocked oil glands &/or dandruff of lashes. Treatment with daily lid scrubs (ocusoft pads dilute baby shampoo) and warm compresses. May need antibiotics from doc.
Allergy--itching, redness, tearing also will be crusty in am. Treat with antihistamine drops. Zadiator otc or other rx from doc. ...Read more

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My eye when I wake up in the morning has yellow crust on my upper eyelid and the side of my left eye is red and sore I thought it was pink eye and I asked my school nurse and she said it wasn't help me please thank you

My eye when I wake up in the morning has yellow crust on my upper eyelid and the side of my left eye is red and sore I thought it was pink eye and I asked my school nurse and she said it wasn't help me please thank you

There: There is probably no way for the nurse to be sure of the diagnosis. This could be anything from an allergic conjunctivitis to something bacterial. If not better in the next 24 hours, I would see an ophthalmologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My eyes are burning when I wake up in the morning and there are brown rings around the pupil. What do I need to do about this?

My eyes are burning when I wake up in the morning and there are brown rings around the pupil. What do I need to do about this?

See your Eye Doctor: Burning in the morning can be related to a number of issues occurring when you sleep, such as the eyes drifting open or contact with the pillow. However other conditions such as dry eyes, lid inflammation (blepharitis) or allergies may also be contributing. See your eye doctor for help. Regarding the pigmentation, you need to see your ophthalmologist to take a look. ...Read more

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I wake up in the morning for a bit, I tend to lay back down still tired n my eyes will shake up and down, in the mirror my eyes are still but shake?

I wake up in the morning for a bit, I tend to lay back down still tired n my eyes will shake up and down, in the mirror my eyes are still but shake?

About nystagmus: Nystagmus is a shaking of the eyes that can occur under a number of circumstances, some involving signals from the inner ear to the brain. If dizzy, the eyes can shake from side to side. Up-and-down shaking is very different, not from the ear, & must be evaluated by a physician. Side-to-side shaking all the time or dizziness not explained by sudden changes in position also deserve evaluation. ...Read more

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When I wake up in the morning, my eyes will feel dry or as if something is stuck in them whenever I close them to go back to sleep. Is there something?

When I wake up in the morning, my eyes will feel dry or as if something is stuck in them whenever I close them to go back to sleep. Is there something?

Eye dryness: The eyes secrete 1/2 the normal level of tears at night and if your tear flow is lower to begin with, then waking up can be accompanied by a sticky or painful feeling until the normal daily tear flow starts. If this is common, you can try putting in plain eye ointment into the eye prior to sleep (available over the counter) which can relieve the symptoms. ...Read more

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What is the weird gunk on your eyes when you wake up in the morning?

What is the weird gunk on your eyes when you wake up in the morning?

Mostly mucus: Your tears are made of mucus, water and oil. At night, the mucus can build up and stick to your eyelids and lashes. Eye allergies or irritation can increase the mucus production. ...Read more

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What do you call the little things stuck in the corners of your eyes after you wake up in the morning?

What do you call the little things stuck in the corners of your eyes after you wake up in the morning?

Mattering: This is just dried secretions from the eyes that flow to the outside, become dried and crusted and you can visibly see it. A warm face cloth or a shower or gentle rubbing will get rid of them. If there is pain, redness, swelling or other concerns, you may need to see a health care professional. Some call them "eye boogers". ...Read more

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What is the best thing to do for eyes that are constantly running and when I wake up in the morning they are sticking closed?

What is the best thing to do for eyes that are constantly running and when I wake up in the morning they are sticking closed?

See a professional: While this is probably not dangerous, you will want to make sure that your condition isn't linked to a systemic problem. That said, wash your eyelids before you go to bed and when you get up, (ocusoft, is good). Also, consider adding omega 3's. But tearing and crusting can have many causes and to choose the right solution you will need to have a better handle as to what exactly is the problem. ...Read more

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Why does my eyes always feel very dry when I wake up in the morning I can t not open my left eye in the morning?

Why does my eyes always feel very dry when I wake up in the morning I can t not open my left eye in the morning?

Dry eye: Can occur upon awakening (but usually worse as day goes on). Blepharitis can cause sticking in the am- try scrubbing your lashes with a cotton ball and some warm water/baby shampoo. ...Read more

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I get red tan in my eyes after I wake up in the morning or wash my face/eyes. The entire while portion becomes red and irritates. How to cure?

I get red tan in my eyes after I wake up in the morning or wash my face/eyes. The entire while portion becomes red and irritates. How to cure?

Eye doctor can check: Eye irritation can be from allergies to pollens and other allergens (sometimes to make-up). Some people have blepharitis, an infection of the edge of the lids. Conjunctivitis can be a viral or bacterial infection of the inner surface of the lids and the outer surface of the eyeball. Some people have sensitive skin on the lids, called eyelid eczema, that can itch and crack, plus get reddened. ...Read more

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When I wake up in the morning my eyes are red and under eyes are puffy should I see a eye dr

When I wake up in the morning my eyes are red and under eyes are puffy should I see a eye dr

Depends: There are a variety of reasons your eyes may be red and eyelids puffy upon awakening. Allergies come to mind at the top of the list. Dry eyes, nocturnal lagophthalmos, infection, medications, poor sleep or short sleep duration, are amoung the other causes. So it depends on cause and symptoms. If you have no change in vision or comfort, just monitor. Artificial tears, Zaditor™ are some ideas. ...Read more

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I have huge bags under my eyes. What are the best treatments, both surgical and non-surgical? I have the bags at all times during the day, not just when I wake up in the morning.

I have huge bags under my eyes. What are the best treatments, both surgical and non-surgical? I have the bags at all times during the day, not just when I wake up in the morning.

There: There are some ways to conceal more minor "bags" with the use of facial fillers like restylane, (dermal fillers) but if you have true herniation of orbital fat causing "bags" surgery is the best and truly only option.
It is a simple and elegant procedure when done by an experienced plastic or oculoplastic surgeon.
Schedule a consult for yourself.
Best of luck to you.
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My eyes tear constantly and when I wake up in the morning my face has streaks of dry skin where the tears run down along my nose on each side to my?

My eyes tear constantly and when I wake up in the morning my face has streaks of dry skin where the tears run down along my nose on each side to my?

Probably dry eyes: Our eyes reflexively tear when dry. They are most dry in the morning. Your eyes are trying to lubricate themselves Try artificial tears to help your eyes stay lubrbut it's not enough. Try artificial tears as a start. You can use an artificial tear ointment at bedtime. See an eye doctor that can recommend more advanced treatment. They can make sure it's not an issue with our eyelid or drainage duct ...Read more

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I am so tired. Even though I sleep at night I wake up in the morning with burning eyes and more tired then the previous day My marriage is going through a difficult time and I just went through an emotional roller coaster. What should I do?

I am so tired. Even though I sleep at night I wake up in the morning with burning eyes and more tired then the previous day My marriage is going through a difficult time and I just went through an emotional roller coaster. What should I do?

Find someone to talk: Most difficult situations in life become easier if you have a sounding board to discuss them with; get a friend or psychologist to talk to, its a good way to start dealing with your life and feeling better about your choices ...Read more

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I have eye pain, and looks like blood vessels have burst in my eyes, right when I wake up in the morning and later on it dosnt hurt. What is this?

I have eye pain, and looks like blood vessels have burst in my eyes, right when I wake up in the morning and later on it dosnt hurt. What is this?

Subconjunctival heme: A subconjunctival hemorrhage, depending on its size, can take up to 3 weeks or more to resolve. As long as it is improving and your vision is not affected, and you are not experiencing significant pain, you can just follow it along. You may use some artificial tears for some slight irritation. You probably had rubbed your eye during sleep, which stretched and broke a blood vessel. ...Read more

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I wake up in the morning with swollen eyes, white mucus discharge and feeling tired during warm weather. What could be the cause?

I wake up in the morning with swollen eyes, white mucus discharge and feeling tired during warm weather. What could be the cause?

Allergies: Allergies cause swollen eyelids. Cold compress can relieve the swelling. Over-the-counter allergy medicine, such as loratidine (claritin) & eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor (ketotifen) is a good eye drop for itching. If it persists or gets worse go to your doctor. It could also be other problems. ...Read more

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Hi I'm wondering why when I wake up in the morning first thing is I get an itchy throat at the back and itchy lips then soon itchy eyes and itchy nose?

Hi I'm wondering why when I wake up in the morning first thing is I get an itchy throat at the back and itchy lips then soon itchy eyes and itchy nose?

Allergies: Eyes, nose & palate itching are classic signs of allergies. You could have a sensitivity to dust mites which you are exposed to throughout the night. Try covering your mattress and pillows with dust mite covers and wash your sheets on the hot cycle once a week. See an Allergist for skin or blood testing to confirm sensitivity. Can treat with daily nasal steroid sprays like fluticasone or nasacort (triamcinolone). ...Read more

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Sometimes when I wake up in the morning one eye is big and one eye is small. Help?

Sometimes when I wake up in the morning one eye is big and one eye is small. Help?

Smaller eye: This can be from neurolocical disese like myasthenia or thyroid or even a vascular malformation affected by head position during sleep. ...Read more

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Hi I have been having eye pain when I wake up in the morning it's only when I look up and down its only hurts for about a hour and it feels like was

Hi I have been having eye pain when I wake up in the morning it's only when I look up and down its only hurts for about a hour and it feels like was

Eye pain: Eye discomfort only upon awakening in the morning suggests that dryness may be the cause. Ask your pharmacist to recommend eye ointment for use at bedtime to prevent dryness from developing overnight. If symptoms persist or worsen consult an ophthalmologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Pain in the inner corner of my left eye. Build up when I wake up in the morning and have to clean my eye with a cotton bud. Pain when I blink.

Pain in the inner corner of my left eye. Build up when I wake up in the morning and have to clean my eye with a cotton bud. Pain when I blink.

Possible sty: The pain on the corner of the eyelid exacerbated with blinking and morning increased mucous buildup sounds like a sty. I recommend starting moderately hot wet compresses 2-4 times daily for 10' followed by gentle massage. B careful not to burn yourself. This should help drain the backed up oil gland and relieve the pain. If not better, see an eye md. ...Read more

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Happens at night watery itchy eye wake up in the morning with swelling underneath the eye?

Happens at night watery itchy eye wake up in the morning with swelling underneath the eye?

Allergic reaction: You may have a type of allergic conjunctivitis o a low grade ocular inflammation. There are very specific eye drops to treat this condition; however, you must be examined and evaluated, since these medications are only available with a prescription. Oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) will be helpful. ...Read more

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I have white bumps on my upper eyelid. When I wake up in the morning my eye is stuck together?

Blepharitis MGD: White bumps on my upper eyelid are often due to the meibomian glands being clogged (such as an early sty) often due to the normal bacteria of our body getting into the glands (blepharitis). This can also cause the eyelids to get stuck together. See http://eyedoc2020.Blogspot. Com for help on how to treat (how to clean eyes). ...Read more