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Why Is My Eye Constantly Twitching
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
Eye twitch: Eye twitching, or blepharospasm, is usually a result of dry eye, allergy, stress, fatigue, or caffeine intake. Try some artificial tears first, and if the symptoms persist, call you local ophthalmologist. Most eye twitches are benign, but if half the face twitches, there may be an underlying health problem. Read more
When I close my eyes I feel my eyelids or something twitching constantly is this nystagmatus? I'm worried. Also if I stare at something I feel them twitch too but can't tell if its the eyelid or eyebal
Painless pressure in the left side of my head for over a week and constant eye twitching which started around 10 hours ago?
My right eye has been twitching a lot since last few days - constantly. Why? Can eye twitching be harmful in any way. Please tell
The bottom eye lid on my right eye has been twitching constantly. Started last night and has continued all day today. No other vision issues.
Fatigue: You have likely been having extra difficult or long use of your eyes recently or your overall physical status is more fatigued than usual. The problem will resolve on its own with rest Read more
So my right eye lid twitched almost constantly for over a week now that has stopped by now my neck on the left side won't stop twitching. Do what???
Leave it alone:
There is no reason for alarm. These things happen to everyone. As long as you are otherwise healthy, and not concerned about medicine side effects, you will be alright.
If you are not that healthy or you use suspicious medicines, it may help to have lab tests or a medicine list review. Read more
I have been having horrible headaches, dizziness, and constant eye twitching for about 3 months now and it keeps getting worse. Before this started I?
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Right eye/cheek twitching after attempting epeley maneuver. I have constant vertigo I always have a weird sinking sensation. What could it be?
I'm having constant eye and facial twitching also having muscle spasms in left side have had test done all normal so what could cause this to go on?
Spasm: It may be hemifacial spasm. I would see a neuroophthalmologist. Read more
Constant muscle twitching all over body for 4 months. Abdomen, feet, shoulder, eyes. Tried cutting out coffee, taking daily vitamin and magnesium.?
I would see: A Neurologist. There may be something going on with your muscles. Read more
I have had left eye twitching constantly for about 2 months now. Recently I have had constant headaches, nausea and shortness of breath too.
Eye twitching with headaches, nausea, and shortness of breath strongly recommends you have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility.
It is likely that the Emergency team will examine you, order some labs, and then send you to the hospital.
Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. Read more
4 days of constant right thigh muscle twitch. Now my eye, left calf and arm are twitching randomly. Metabolic screen normal. I'm hydrated, suggestions?
Muscle twitching: Was a serum calcium level determined in the work up? These diverse non localizing symptoms can represent a manifestation of fatigue, anxiety, tension, and stress or a medication change. Take a closer look at your personal life and see if there is an unexplained explanation. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fasciculations: It sounds like you may be having muscle fasciculations in your eyelid. Although there are some serious neurologic disorders which can cause this symptom, muscle fasciculations are much more commonly due to a benign cause, such as over-exertion, excess caffeine or stimulant use, or benign fasciculation syndrome (bfs). You could start by trying to reduce daily stress and any excess caffeine use. Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
My left bottom eye lid. Twitches constantly all day long. Been about a month now. What is this or could be?
Benign: Most "muscle twitches" involving eyelid are secondary to myokymia, which is a benign flickering, usually associated with eyestrain, fatigue, stress, bright sunshine, etc. But blepharospam may explain your twitch, and, if painful, or increasingly uncomfortable, have your eye specialist evaluate, and treat as appropriate. Read more
My 2 year old's eyes move constantly while she's asleep and she twitches. Why could this be? She is seeing a neuro soon should I bring it up to them?
Is something wrong with me if my eyes twitch constanly? My eyes twitch constantly. It's mostly my right eye but it concerns me. It has been going on for at least a month.
I traveled to NYC for a few days and when I got back home I noticed that under my right eye there is a constant pulse, or heartbeat. Not a twitch.?
Your infraorbital: Vasomotor unit (Vein, artery, nerve) comes out of your upper cheekbone area by the orbital ridge area on each side of your face, just under your lower eyelids that is easily palpable. Good thing you have a pulse! That's absolutely normal. Anytime you feel that something is abnormal around your eyes, see your eye specialist immediately. Read more