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I already use spectacle of power -1.5 in right eye and -0.75 in left eye. I am a student so I have to study the whole day but after the whole day, I got the problem of pain in my eyes specially the right one and a little headaches .The same problem happens again whenever I travel or uses my phone for hours. And most important whenever I cry, I got a immense pain in my eyes and I condition become very miserable.
I have short sightedness, left eye with -2.5, right eye with -2 is there any medicine to permanently cure with my short sightedness. And even though I am using spectacles I get headache frequently what should I do.
I almost sneeze when I woke up in the morning. It creates a problem. My eyes get red n watery. Wat is the problem n how I can cure it?
Can you suggest some medicine or eye drop for increase vision of eye because I didn't want to wear spectacles.
I have a red eyes from few weeks In the corner of both eyes and day by day it is increasing whT I will do.
I m using spectacles since last 20 year. I want to know is LASER/basic operation is useful to me for minimize the no? It is safe?
I have lost 14 kg weight last year by dieting and exercise in 45 days. Later I became very week . Than I left all activities to loose weight and but now I have eye problem my eye no is -3 and -2.5 in both eyes, some hearing problem and hairfall till now a year passes in nov my eye has -2 no but in may its -3 . I am worried please suggest me what I have to do.
I am 36 yrs old male. My eye sight is -2.5. Should I go for lasik. What is lasik life and are there any side effects in long terms say after 60 yrs old.
Hi. Am student of computer science I have to sit for many hours. My eyes starts itching and sometimes I do get the headache. I thought it may be for migraine and took the prescribed medicine. But the problem still continues. What should I do.
Sir is LASIK surgery safe to get rid from glasses, please tell me that if it will not affect any surgery in old age.
If you suffer from vision loss and have to wear spectacles in order to see clearly you may be considering lasik surgery. Lasik surgery can be used to treat near sightedness, far sightedness and astigmatism. It involves reshaping the cornea with the help of a laser beam. This is an outpatient procedure where you can get back to work in a day or two.
To be able to undergo a lasik surgery, you must be:
- Aged 18 or more
- Suffer from nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism
- Lead an active lifestyle
- Be in general good health
- Have strong tear production
- Have thick corneas
Before the surgery begins, numbing eye drops are applied to prevent any discomfort during the procedure. The surgery itself involves the creation of a thin flap in the cornea. This is the folded back to reveal the corneal tissue below. If you suffer from nearsightedness, an excimer laser is used to flatten the cornea while if you suffer from nearsightedness, it creates a steeper cornea. In cases of astigmatism, the cornea is smoothened into a normal shape. Once this has been done, the flap is laid back in place and the cornea is allowed to heal naturally. An uncomplicated lasik surgery for one eye usually takes less than five minutes. You may feel some pressure on your eyes and hear a steady clicking sound while the laser is in use.
You may feel temporary burning or itching immediately after the procedure. Do not in any condition rub your eyes to relieve this sensation. Also, do not attempt to drive and have somebody else drive you home. The blurred vision and haziness will clear by the next morning. You may also experience heightened sensitivity to light and may see halos around lights. The whites of your eyes may also look bloodshot for a few days. In most cases, vision improves immediately but in a few rare cases, it could take several weeks or longer.
Though you can return to work the next day, it is a good idea to take a few days off. Also refrain from strenuous activities of any sort for a week after the surgery. Take the medication prescribed by the doctor regularly and do not change the eye drops without consulting him first. Avoid using makeup or cream around the eye for up to two weeks after the surgery to minimize the risk of infection. You should also avoid using swimming pools or hot tubs for 1-2 months after the surgery.