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Why are my eyes and lips swollen in the morning?

Why are my eyes and lips swollen in the morning?

Allergic symptoms: Because of the bilateral nature, this may be contact related allergy symptoms. Try changing the sheets, blankets, pillows and anything that comes in contact with the face. Eliminate fabric softener and try a detergent that is hypo-allegergenic. Also, consider changing the type of pillow material you sleep with. ...Read more

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Why are my lips always slightly swollen in the morning? It goes away after an hour or so.

Why are my lips always slightly swollen in the morning? It goes away after an hour or so.

Unusual: Could you possibly be biting at them in your sleep? That could explain swelling that would go away shortly after awakening. ...Read more

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Lips have always been swollen in the morning, but now they continue throughout the day. Also have bloated stomach and red eyes in the morning.?

Lips have always been swollen in the morning, but now they continue throughout the day. Also have bloated stomach and red eyes in the morning.?

Red Eyes/Swollen Lip: You may well have a hidden food allergy or a gluten sensitivity. I would make an appointment with your doctor and discuss your symptoms with a focus on identifying the underlying cause of the sensitivity. If it is a gluten sensitivity, this can be approached by adjusting your diet, as can a hidden food allergy by documenting what you eat and narrowing down the offending food (s). Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes swollen lips in the morning?

What causes swollen lips in the morning?

Allergy?: That could be as a result to allergic reaction to certain type of meds. Or foods.
See a doctor to determine the cause of the swollen lips. ...Read more

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How come I always wake up in the morning with swollen lips?

Mouth breather?: Maybe you have a dry mouth. Do you take certain meds before you go to sleep? Since your problem always occurs, it must be something that has a common thread every day. Could also be an allergic reaction. ...Read more

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I've woken up with swollen lips every morning for the past 2 weeks. Help please?

I've woken up with swollen lips every morning for the past 2 weeks. Help please?

See your physician: See your physician for an evaluation. Without a medical history and a one on one clinical exam, it would be impossible to diagnose and treat you. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning and my lips were pruned looking and felt swollen. What would cause this? Thank you!

I woke up this morning and my lips were pruned looking and felt swollen. What would cause this? Thank you!

Mild dehydration: You may have had mild dehydration or Ben breathing through your mouth. Try drinking more water and your condition will gradually disappear ...Read more

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My lips (and sometimes face) are swollen every single morning. This doesn't happen to anyone I know. Is this normal and why does this happen?

My lips (and sometimes face) are swollen every single morning. This doesn't happen to anyone I know. Is this normal and why does this happen?

Possible Allergy: Please go to the doc and get checked for allergy. There are food allergies and chemical allergies. Something may even be in your make up if you use it. Once that is determined you can avoid the source. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Woke up this morning with swollen lips. After being in sun for the better part of the day yesterday. Of are knowledge have not eaten anything out of?

Sunscreen use?: If only your lips are swollen, there are two possibilities: 1. Your lips are sunburned if you did not use sunblocker on them (lips have no melanin, so they never tan, just burn). 2. If you did use some product on your lips, you may be reacting to that. Always wear lip balms with high SPF in the sun to avoid sunburning and re-apply hourly or more: this will also help prevent fever blisters, too ...Read more

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Swollen lips suddenly when wake up in the morning, how to treat if the swollen due to bite insectt?

Steroids: Benedryl is great if taken shortly after the bite. But in addition, amedrol dosepak (steroid) will reduce the swelling quickly!
call your dr. Asap! ...Read more

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What is wrong with my lips? Every morning when I wake up my lip's swollen on the inside corner's top.

? cold sore: The herpes simplex type 1 virus causes cold sores which may be your condition. If it persists, see a dr. For an evaluation of the area and get properly diagnosed for the definative treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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Had some spicy food 3days ago. Now my lips are swollen. Its worst after I wake uo in the morning. What should I do?

It is possible: That you are allergic to the food you ate or something else. You can have another food challenge and if you reacted the same way, you may want to see an allergist who can run some tests to determine the cause. In the meantime, you can take some antihistamines to help with swelling, if you have any respiratory symptoms, you need to go to the emergency room! ...Read more

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I have had swollen lips for the past 4 weeks. They are particualrly bad in the morning when I wake up, and then proceed to dry out and feel tender thr?

I have had swollen lips for the past 4 weeks. They are particualrly bad in the morning when I wake up, and then proceed to dry out and feel tender thr?

Sounds like allergy: Possibly to toothpaste or lip balm or cosmetic. Don't use ANY toothpaste (you can use peroxide) or other products on your face anywhere near your lips. You can use vaseline if you want on your lips at any time.
You may need to see an allergist to get tested. Good lucK! ...Read more

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Can dust mites cause me to wake up every morning with swollen lips?

Maybe: Swollen lips is not a typical symptom of dust mite allergy, but if you're allergic to dust mites, it might contribute to the lip swelling. You also need to be concerned about autoimmune disorders such as thyroid problems. ...Read more

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I have a itchy bump on my top lip. This morning I woke up and my whole lip is swollen... What is this?

I have a itchy bump on my top lip. This morning I woke up and my whole lip is swollen... What is this?

Chanchre sore: This is probably a chanchre or fever blister. These are usually related to stress. An oral antiviral will usually speed resolution. ...Read more

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Well this morning my lip started itching and I scratched it and a little clear bumps popped up they don't hurt I popped them and now my lip is swollen?

Well this morning my lip started itching and I scratched it and a little clear bumps popped up they don't hurt I popped them and now my lip is swollen?

See below: Small blisters on the lip could be due to HSV 1. If so, your physician can prescribe medication to shorten the course of the swelling. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning and there was a swollen lump on my lip, and I want to know what it is?

Lip: Hard to tell without a picture. May be allergic, trauma from biting your lip or minor salivary gland enlargement. Ice may help but check it out with your doctor ...Read more

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I woke up this morning with the right half of my lower lip being numb and it's been numb since 8 this morning. It's not swollen. Is this serious?

Not sure: You didn't provide enough info for me to know whether it is serious or not. If it is the only part of your body that is numb, chances are you may have incidentally bitten the lip in your sleep or pressed it against something. If other symptoms are present, please inform us of those, so more detailed history is reviewed. ...Read more

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Yesterday morning I had a mucocele in my lower right lip removed. My lip is swollen from stitches and it's hard to eat; when will swelling go down?

Yesterday morning I had a mucocele in my lower right lip removed. My lip is swollen from stitches and it's hard to eat; when will swelling go down?

About: About 48-72 hours after the surgery. Cold compresses for the first 24-36 hours, then warm compresses. Ibuproferin or aspirin will help bring down swelling, Tylenol will not. You'll see noticeable improvement when stitches removed. ...Read more

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Woke up this morning, laying faced down in bed and noticed teeth were pressing hard against my top lip. My lip has now swollen 5 times the size...

Woke up this morning, laying faced down in bed and noticed teeth were pressing hard against my top lip. My lip has now swollen 5 times the size...

See Dentist asap!: This dictates you being seen by a dentist asap to rule out an infection that requires immediate treatment. There are lots of other possible causes for what you describe and although some may not require treatment, we cannot diagose your situation over the internet without a history, clinical exam and x-rays. ...Read more

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Everytime I go to sleep and wake up in the morning my bottom lip feels swollen and looks it a lil im only 16 any ideas?

Everytime I go to sleep and wake up in the morning my bottom lip feels swollen and looks it a lil im only 16 any ideas?

Depends: Usually depends on if u are sleeping mainly on your belly and ur face is touching the pillow. Try sleeping on ur back and see if this helps. ...Read more

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I drank coffee this morning and my lips swelled up, I took Benadryl (diphenhydramine) but their still swollen and still look like hot air balloons?

I drank coffee this morning and my lips swelled up, I took Benadryl (diphenhydramine) but their still swollen and still look like hot air balloons?

First time?: If you have been drinking coffee all along, this was likely a coincidence. If antihistamine up to 4 x daily failed and the swelling persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

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My upper left lip is swollen just this morning. Associated with dizziness and I feel like vomitting and also itching on several parts of my body?

My upper left lip is swollen just this morning. Associated with dizziness and I feel like vomitting and also itching on several parts of my body?

Allergies?: This sounds like an allergies reaction. Have you been taking any medications that are new? The swelling and itching often happen with allergic reactions, although it does not have to be due to a medication. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can often alleviate these symptoms, but you may want to see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have woke up this morning with both my lips swollen and I have a blister on my top lip and I have no idea what it could be or how it has come along?

I have woke up this morning with both my lips swollen and I have a blister on my top lip and I have no idea what it could be or how it has come along?

May be a cold sore: It sounds like you may have a cold sore. These are caused by a virus in the herpes family. Less likely, you may have an allergic reaction to something that touched your lips. If there is pain or tingling, it would suggest a cold sore. Only itching would lean more towards an allergic reaction. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning to a swollen + completely numb upper lip. No other symptoms + It's been hours and the symptoms won't go away! What caused this?

I woke up this morning to a swollen + completely numb upper lip. No other symptoms + It's been hours and the symptoms won't go away! What caused this?

Allergy: You could have an allergy to something you were in contact with. Apply some ice and take an antihistamine. That should take care of it ...Read more

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Had lunch from a street vender. Within an 1hr my lip was swollen hot and tingling with small pustules. The next morning my whole lip is swollen and wep?

Had lunch from a street vender. Within an 1hr my lip was swollen hot and tingling with small pustules. The next morning my whole lip is swollen and wep?

Contact dermatitis?: Allergy or in fection with staph or even herpes one [viral if tingling little bumps, clear vesicals like grapes ] could be secondarily infected, soun ds like allergy if within one hour, try antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine). if not better see your dr. ...Read more

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Why is the left side of my upper lip swollen? I woke up this morning and the left side of my upper lip was swollen. It has happened maybe twice in the past but im unable to see a dr. Because I don't have health insurace. It doesn't hurt at all its just sw

Why is the left side of my upper lip swollen? I woke up this morning and the left side of my upper lip was swollen. It has happened maybe twice in the past but im unable to see a dr. Because I don't have health insurace. It doesn't hurt at all its just sw

Unfortunately: Unfortunately without more information and seeing exactly what you mean, it is very difficult to answer. There are several possibilities, but without more detailed information, I would not speculate. Sorry. ...Read more

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I had sex yesterday with a condom and I woke up this morning with the inside of my left lip swollen and all brusied well its black?

Question?: What is the question? - and by lip, do you mean your actual lip (in your mouth) or the "lip" of your labia? We need more information about what information you are seeking...... ...Read more

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Keep getting hives at 10pm some nights on torso in area of underwear. Gone by morning. Swollen lip in morning. Causes?

Keep getting hives at 10pm some nights on torso in area of underwear. Gone by morning. Swollen lip in morning. Causes?

Hives: Hives and angioedema form when, in response to histamine, blood plasma leaks out of small blood vessels in the skin. Histamine is a chemical released from specialized cells along the skin's blood vessels.
Allergic reactions, chemicals in foods, insect stings, sunlight exposure, or medicines can all cause histamine release. Sometimes it's impossible to find out exactly why hives have formed. ...Read more

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I woke up yesterday morning with a swollen eyelid today I wake up with a huge swollen lip. Any suggestions on the cause?

I woke up yesterday morning with a swollen eyelid today I wake up with a huge swollen lip. Any suggestions on the cause?

No: But it sounds like angioedema. Try antihistamine up to 4 doses per day to see if this helps. If you experience massive tongue or any throat swelling, rush to the ER. The cause for angioedema is often unknown. ...Read more

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Upper lip starts to get swollen after leaving church this morning. Took some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and it is still swollen. Swelling of top lip, only symptom.

Upper lip starts to get swollen after leaving church this morning. Took some Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and it is still swollen. Swelling of top lip, only symptom.

Swelling of lips.: Lips welling could bean allergic reaction, some medications can cause it, or something you ate, if swelling gets worse or spreads get medical attention as soon as possible. ...Read more