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Dr. Vanajakshi G

Ophthalmologist, Bangalore

Dr. Vanajakshi G Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
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Dr. Vanajakshi G is a trusted Ophthalmologist in Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore. She is currently associated with Vanajakshi G in Rajaji Nagar, Bangalore. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Vanajakshi G on Lybrate.com.

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My job demands 12 hrs of computer usage on day to day basis. I have computer syndrome. My eyes pain a lot someone. I don't feel like watching anything then. Hence, I have decided to go for good AR coated glasses. Also coating which can filter blue rays. I check with crizal lenses. It has crizal prevention. But this is very costly. Hence, I want to check is it worth spending so much or there is alternative in local brands? Some facts: Also in year 2011 I have gone through lasik for correction.

DNB Ophtalmology, MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
My job demands 12 hrs of computer usage on day to day basis. I have computer syndrome. My eyes pain a lot someone. I ...
U have 2 choices to go for blue filteration- one is in your glasses, the other in your screen or PC- The computer apps/software should be free. High computer usage causes eye strain and back (spine) related issues. Proper care and attention can completely avoid them. This information is readily available online as Computer vision syndrome. Digital eye strain or computer ergonomics. For eyes, follow 20-20-20 rule and Palming. It means that after every 20 minutes of screen time, for 20 seconds look beyond a distance of 20 feet. Palming is part of yoga- rub your clean hands to warm them and gently cup your eyes. With a history of LASIK. It will be wise to use a good lubricating eye drop 3-4 times daily.
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I am 55yrs woman an have baggy eyes. Please help

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
It can be due to bp or aging or kidney problem. Get your bp checked and kidney function test done and then consult ophthalmologist near you accordingly.
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I have been detected with initial stage of cataract. Can be it be cured with medicine if yes kindly suggest. I am 43 years old.

BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
I have been detected with initial stage of cataract. Can be it be cured with medicine if yes kindly suggest. I am 43 ...
Because the exact cause of cataracts is uncertain, there is no proven way to prevent them. Cataract surgery is usually done on an outpatient basis and is very successful in restoring vision. The surgeon removes your lens and replaces it with a clear artificial one. Visit to eye specialist.
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I am using coloured contact lenses, it seems to be red in eye region during usage of lenses. What is the reason for this?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am using coloured contact lenses, it seems to be red in eye region during usage of lenses. What is the reason for t...
Hi. As some artificial thing comes in direct contact with the our eyes, it causes slight irritation, dilatation of the blood vessels and increased visibility of redness if the lenses are worn for long hours together! There are few more possibilities. You may have developed an allergy or sensitivity to the contact lens material, or the sterilising solution. You could also simply have developed a dry eye, in which case you should only wear your lenses briefly to begin with and try and build up the wear using lubricating eye drops that you can use with contact lenses. If your eyes become red, swollen, or if you experience discharge, you should contact an eye care professional immediately. Your symptoms may be a result of infection, or underlying disease and should be diagnosed and treated as soon as possible. In order for contact lenses to work the way they’re supposed to, it’s important to care for them properly, following the maintenance and replacement schedule. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicines - Schwabe’s Belladonna 30 and Euphrasia 30 - both thrice daily for 4 days. Use Euphrasia Eye drops twice daily. Revert back thereafter.
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I have red eyes for 3 days. What should I do? Please advise.

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
I have red eyes for 3 days. What should I do? Please advise.
There are various causes of red eye however most common will be conjunctivitis which may be allergic or infectious. Will start treatment empirically on the line of infection start eye drops vigamox 6 times a day eye drops genteal four times a day however other causes of red eyes has to be rule out like allergic, glaucoma, foreign body, uveitis dry eyes, blepharitis. Kindly consult a ophthalmologist.
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My question is that how we can care for our eyes and which food is better for our eyes and which food is harmful for our eyes. How we can judge that which activity is better for protection of our eye?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
My question is that how we can care for our eyes and which food is better for our eyes and which food is harmful for ...
Diet for EYESIGHT Lutein and zeaxanthin are both important nutrients for eye health,6 as both of them are found in high concentrations in your macula—the small central part of your retina responsible for detailed central vision. More specifically, lutein is also found in your macular pigment – known for helping to protect your central vision and aid in blue light absorption—and zeaxanthin is found in your retina.Estimated daily dose of lutein is 10 mg per day, and at 2 mg/day for zeaxanthin. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are primarily found in green leafy vegetables, although zeaxanthin is far scarcer than lutein. Kale and spinach are two of the most lutein-rich foods, but you'll also find it in carrots, squash, and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids called xanthophylls, which give plants and vegetables their yellow-orange color, and the name "lutein" comes from the Latin word "luteus," which means "yellow." If you remember this, it may help you pick out vegetables that are likely to contain higher amounts of these two nutrients. Egg yolk is another source of both lutein and zeaxanthin that is well absorbed by your body Most of the dark green leafy vegetables, previously recommended for a higher intake of lutein and zeaxanthin, have 15-47 percent of lutein, but a very low content (0-3 percent) of zeaxanthin. study shows that fruits and vegetables of various colors can be consumed to increase dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthi It is also important to note that lutein is an oil-soluble nutrient, so if you eat the vegetables without some oil or butter your body can't absorb the lutein. Adding a little bit of healthy fat, such as olive oil, coconut oil, or raw organic butter, will maximize your lutein absorption. Lutein content in food Food Mg / serving Orange ( Raw) 0.2/1 large Egg 0.2/1 large Spinach (cooked) 20.4 / 1 cup Papaya(Raw) 0.3/1 large Turnip greens (cooked) 12.2 / 1 cup Green peas (cooked) 4.1 / 1 cup Spinach (raw) 3.7 / 1 cup Corn (cooked) 1.5 / 1 cup Broccoli (raw) 1.3 / 1 cup Broccoli (cooked) 0.8 / 1/2 cup Green beans (cooked) 0.9 / 1 cup
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I usually work on computer for 5 days a week at least more than 10 hrs. My basic problem is my eye pain severely usually only one eye one day and other eye next day. Can you suggest me what may be the real issue behind this?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I usually work on computer for 5 days a week at least more than 10 hrs. My basic problem is my eye pain severely usua...
You have something called as computer vision syndrome. So take frequent breaks while you are working every 20-25 mins take break to look away from screen blink more frequently' level of screen should be below the level of eyes ac should not blow directly on your face.
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I have red eyes. I also have painful eyes. I have almost 24, hrs painful eyes. When I take bath my eyes turn into red. My eyes remains sleepy day and night.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes. I also have painful eyes. I have almost 24, hrs painful eyes. When I take bath my eyes turn into red...
Eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen. Vessels may swell due to: • Eye dryness • Too much sun exposure • Dust or other particles in the eye • Allergies • Infection • Injury Eye infections or inflammation can cause redness as well as possible itching, discharge, pain, or vision problems. These may be due to: • Blepharitis: Swelling along the edge of the eyelid. • Conjunctivitis: Swelling or infection of the clear tissue that lines the eyelids and covers the surface of the eye (the conjunctiva). This is often referred to as "pink eye." • Corneal ulcers: Sores on the cornea most often caused by a serious bacterial or viral infection. • Uveitis: Inflammation of the uvea, which includes the iris, ciliary body, and choroid. The cause is most often not known. It may be related to an autoimmune disorder, infection, or exposure to toxins. The type of uveitis that causes the worst red eye is called iritis, in which only the iris is inflamed. Other potential causes of eye redness include: • Colds or allergies . • Acute glaucoma: A sudden increase in eye pressure that is extremely painful and causes serious visual problems. This is a medical emergency. The more common form of glaucoma is chronic and gradual. • Corneal scratches: Injuries caused by sand, dust, or overuse of contact lenses. Sometimes, a bright red spot, called a subconjunctival hemorrhage, will appear on the white of the eye. This often happens after straining or coughing, which causes a broken blood vessel on the surface of the eye. Most often, there is no pain and your vision is normal. It is almost never a serious problem. Because the blood leaks into the conjunctiva, which is clear, you cannot wipe or rinse the blood away. Like a bruise, the red spot will go away within a week or two. Homoeopathic medicine SULPHUR 30 ( Dr.Reckeweg) Drink 5 drops in 1 spoon fresh water today night 30 minutes after eating or drinking anything at bedtime. Nw forget about Sulphur 30 after this nd just keep it in your refrigerator.No need to further take this medicine.I will let u know what to do with this medicine afterwards. EUPHRASIA 30 ( Dr Reckeweg) Drink 2 drops direct on tongue every 2-3 hrly CINERARIA /EUPHRASIA EYEDROPS ( SBL ) pour into eyes 1-2 drops 3 times daily If no relief within 7 days,please cosult an Eye specialist for physical examination.
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The person suffers from headache on a regular basis. Although there is no eyesight issue, nor any migraine issue. Please suggest the solution.

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist, Chandigarh
The person suffers from headache on a regular basis. Although there is no eyesight issue, nor any migraine issue. Ple...
Headache may be due to indigestion, stress, anemic, sinus, throat infection etc. let me know the details for your cure. Consult online.
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I am using contact lenses since two years, some of friends says that contact lenses is harmful for eyes. Is it true?

DHMS (Hons.)
Homeopath, Patna
I am using contact lenses since two years, some of friends says that contact lenses is harmful for eyes. Is it true?
Hello, * It depends upon the quality of lenses. * You should wear off the lenses at bed time. * clean your hands while using lenses * maintain softness of lenses, using required liquid . * take care.
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I have under eye puffness. What should i do?

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
Get your BP checked. Puffiness can be due to BP or Laxity of skin with age. But it is never a problem.
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T have myasthenia gravis since 2008 l am m-70 took astroids and developed minor diabetes.Now get tired early ,left eye has less visibilty,slight breathing trouble.

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
You could have cataract/glaucoma/retinopathy or or may be just be a simple refractive error. It is difficult to point the exact cause without examining you. Sorry.
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I need to work on computer for long hours. My eyes start paining. What should I do?

Fellowship in Vitreoretinal Surgery, MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Panipat
I need to work on computer for long hours. My eyes start paining. What should I do?
use a good lubricating eye drop 3 times a day and get ur eyesight checked for glasses. read about computer vision syndrome on google
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I want my eyes to look bluer. Currently they are brown. Is there any way which I can adopt.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I want my eyes to look bluer. Currently they are brown. Is there any way which I can adopt.
Your eye can turn brown by aesthetic procedure , a novel laser treatment which targets the brown Melanin pigments of Eyes but be aware that this procedure is not reversible,means you will never get bach to your original brown eyes once they are blue.
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I want to do LASIK surgery to my eyes for better vision, Can I get the details regarding this.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I want to do LASIK surgery to my eyes for better vision, Can I get the details regarding this.
Lasik is a simple laser procedure which changes the shape of the cornea so that the light rays fall on the retina properly. It is a painless procedure. It is a day care procedure does not require any injections, does not require admission, you can simply resume your duties in 2 days. Cost varies from centre to centre. Side effects are usually limited to dryness of eyes for few months. We can do lasik anytime after age of 18 years. You need to undergo proper prelasik checkup to decide whether lasik is safe for you or not
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My eyes are watery constantly when in front of computer for a long time. How should I keep my eyes healthy?

MD - Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Lucknow
My eyes are watery constantly when in front of computer for a long time. How should I keep my eyes healthy?
Please go through eye check up your nearest ophthalmologist. Mostly this situation is developed when eyesight is weak.
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Good Afternoon Doctors, I need to clarify about my eye sight. I had under gone Lasic operation 2. 5 years before and now I am 28 years old. I have a problem of glaring effects in night time while driving. I have asked the doctor where I under gone operation. They prescribed the Hypromellose Ophthalmic Solution USP - Eyemist Forte. But again I have same problem. Can you please advise me on this. Thanks

Phaco Development Program, Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology, DNB Ophtalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mysore
Haloes around lights is a known side effect of LASIK. If you have too much of a problem use some riding glasses with Anti-reflective coatings. It may help you.
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C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
5 truths about protecting your eyes
Myth: Reading in dim light will worsen your vision.
Fact: Dim lighting will not damage your eyesight. However, it will tire your eyes out more quickly. The best way to position a reading light is to have it shine directly onto the page, not over your shoulder. A desk lamp with an opaque shade pointing directly at the reading material is ideal.
Wet your hands with running water ? either warm or cold.
Apply liquid, bar or powder soap.
Lather well.
Rub your hands vigorously for at least 20 seconds. Remember to scrub all surfaces, including the backs of your hands, wrists, between your fingers and under your fingernails.
Rinse well.
Dry your hands with a clean or disposable towel or air dryer.
If possible, use a towel or your elbow to turn off the faucet.
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I have red eye what should I do?

FICO, Specialist in Cataract,Cornea and refractive surgeries , MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist,
I have red eye what should I do?
There are various causes of red eye however most common will be conjunctivitis which may be allergic or infectious. Will start treatment empirically on the line of infection start eye drops vigamox 6 times a day eye drops genteal four times a day however other causes of red eyes has to be rule out like allergic, glaucoma, foreign body, uveitis dry eyes, blepharitis. Kindly consult a ophthalmologist.
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I am 21 year old. My eyes are not working properly. I use spectacles which no. Is increasing day by day. How can I stop it?

Diploma in Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Kolkata
I am 21 year old. My eyes are not working properly. I use spectacles which no. Is increasing day by day. How can I st...
I think you have myopia and it ill keep on increasing for sometime and once its stable you can go for refractive surgery for correction of your myopia.
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