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Why Has My Eye Been Twitching For Months
Muscle twitching is caused by minor muscle contractions in the area, or uncontrollable twitching of a muscle group that is served by a single motor nerve fiber. Muscle twitches are minor and often go unnoticed. Some are common and normal. Others are signs of ...Read more
Usually benign: Most common cause for twitching of the eyelids is probably "orbicularis myokymia", essentially a spasm of the eylid muscles for no apparent reason. There may possibly be a connection with stress. If the twitching stops on its own within a few weeks, usually nothing needs to be done about it. A more forceful, and long lasting twitching could be "blepharospasm" and should be evaluated by an eye md. ...Read more
Eyelid twitcing: Do you mean eyelid twitching? This is sometimes called blepharospasm. By itself, it is benign. When it occurs for several months, and it is very bothersome, people sometimes use medication for this. Normally it is left alone, and it resolves. http://www.neurocuro.com/blepharospasm-eyelid-twitch/ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been getting migraines for years but in the past few months it has been happening nearly weekly. Mainly behind my right eye and temple. Ideas?
See your doctor: There are many medications that can reduce the frequency of migraines. Talk to your doctor about this. ...Read more
My eyelid has been twitching a lot the past two weeks. My eyelid has been twitching a lot the past two weeks. Am i dying?
Eyelid : Eyelid twitching, fortunately, is not an indicator of impending death; however, it is frequently associated with ocular allergies or dry eye syndrome. If you are having other allergic symptoms, such as sneezing or runny nose, you might try an over the counter anti-histamine drop, such as alaway or zaditor (ketotifen). If these don't help, see your local ophthalmologist or optometrist for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Generally not but...: While seldom serious, this symptom is a sign that something is out of balance and the cause should be addressed. The most common causes are stress, fatigue, excess caffeine & nutrient deficiencies. Often supplementing with magnesium (ideally as glycinate or taurate), rest & stress reduction will help. If this persists, seek care. See http://www.Allaboutvision.Com/conditions/eye-twitching.Htm. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
My right elbow has been twitching has been twitching for a full week, the first 48 hours was consistent. It has been intermittent and weaker since?
My eye has pulsated underneath it now for several months and now showing puffiness.Concerns? Treatment?
Check thyroid : Further history would be helpful in narrowing your symptoms. Please see a board certified ophthalmologist as well as your PCP to make sure no problems with such as thyroid. If you want we can discuss further with consult request on healthtap.com/rebeccamammo code CKKMCR. Best wishes. ...Read more
3yr old has been complaining of eye pain for 2months. Eye dr says eyes look fine but dry. She also has been having tummy pain for 8weeks, now headache?
My eye has been hurting for about two weeks. It gets pus in it and my vision has been blurred what can this be?
Urgent Ophtho: The constellation of visual change, eye pain, and apparent pus in the eye can represent dangerous bacterial infections. Rarer but also serious problems, like uveitis, are also possible. Eyes with these symptoms need to be examined promptly at least by a pcp and likely by an ophthalmologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Twitchy: Eyebrow twitching may be due to stress, fatigue, caffeine, dry eye, or allergy in most cases. Get a good night's rest, limit caffeine intake, and minimize stress if possible-- if your eye feels dry, try some artificial tears such as systane or theratears. If the twitchin continues, call your local ophthalmologist. ...Read more
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