1 doctor weighed in:
Nine year old child woke up with swollen, puffy eyes, but not painful?
1 doctor weighed in

Dr. David Reddell
Pediatrics
In brief: Allergies
This time of year, we often see people with itchy, watery eyes due to allergies.
Sometimes they are puffy in the mornings, but there shouldn't be crusty discharge. Antihistamines by mouth may help, but you may also need prescription eye drops. If there is puffiness anywhere else on the body, there could be a kidney problem.

In brief: Allergies
This time of year, we often see people with itchy, watery eyes due to allergies.
Sometimes they are puffy in the mornings, but there shouldn't be crusty discharge. Antihistamines by mouth may help, but you may also need prescription eye drops. If there is puffiness anywhere else on the body, there could be a kidney problem.
Dr. David Reddell
Dr. David Reddell
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Cindy Juster
Board Certified, Pediatrics
32 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors