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Eyes feel like they are burning all the time and vision feels strained is this sinus?

Eyes feel like they are burning all the time and vision feels strained

is this sinus?

Sounds like dry eyes: Burning eyes are usually caused by dry eyes, which can also make the eyes blurred. This can in turn lead to eye strain. Lubricating eye drops (artificial tears) should improve the symptoms within a day. If the eyes are still uncomfortable, see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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My boyfriend had been saying that his eyes feel like they are burning. He is a little afraid to use artificial tears. What do you think it is?!

My boyfriend had been saying that his eyes feel like they are burning. He is a little afraid to use artificial tears. What do you think it is?!

Depends: on if there are visible problems.Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health. but infection/sty would give redness and purulence. allergies would make red/itchy/watery. contacts can get irritation, chemical or smoke can irritate and then, there's another whole list for dry eyes. ...Read more

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I'm wondering why my eyes always feels like they are burning?

I'm wondering why my eyes always feels like they are burning?

Dryness: As long as the vision is fine and the eyes are minimally red with no discharge, then the most common cause for the feeling of 'burning' is dryness. Go to the pharmacy and look for the dry eye section. Get lubricating drops (but not the drops which say gets the red out as these are drying) and use these drops regularly and that should address the problem. ...Read more

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Hi. Was watching TV. then had to look away , felt like eyes were burning a bit , got anxious , then calmed down. Why did my eyes feel like that?

Hi. Was watching TV. then had to look away , felt like eyes were burning a bit , got anxious , then calmed down. Why did my eyes feel like that?

Ans: The eyes can get dry when they are strained or iverused. Fixating on a TV can dry the eyes out. If visual issues see your doctor. Rest your eyes ...Read more

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What works most effectively to do if you have eyes that hurts or feels like it is burning?

What works most effectively to do if you have eyes that hurts or feels like it is burning?

Burning eyes: Most of the time, use of otc artificial tear drops used 3-4 times per day will help more acute symptoms, then used as needed chronically to control them. Some people have dry eyes which may need to be treated in other ways as well. If the drops don't help, then you should see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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Flash by welding eyes burning?

Keratitis: Flash burns to the eyes from uv light emitted from welding without protective eye wear can be very painful. Often self limited in mild cases. Recommendations to help the pain usually involve using lacrilube (artificial tears) eye salve, cold compresses, Ibuprofen for pain, eyes closed. If more severe, seeing an eye md to evaluate and prescribe a cycloplegic agent & occasionally a topical non steroidal agent (acular). ...Read more

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Why are my eyes always burning?

Dry Eyes blepharitis: Burning eyes are often caused by ocular surface conditions such as dry eyes, blepharitis or allergies - or a combination of these. See your eye doctor for a complete evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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How do you get your eyes to stop burning from clorine ?

How do you get your eyes to stop burning from clorine ?

Wear swim googles: Protect your eyes from chorine if you are sensitive. Otherwise, consider using a salt water pool instead. ...Read more

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What can I do if my face feels hot and my eyes have been burning for a couple of week but only at night?

What can I do if my face feels hot and my eyes have been burning for a couple of week but only at night?

Dry eyes: The facial heat has no good answer unless you have fever with it. The eyes burning at night are typically dry eye or allergy. Try some over the counter tear drops during the day and at night and see if this helps. ...Read more