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Dr. Lakshmi

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

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I'm thinking to go for last treatment. I have -3 powers of both eyes. Is there any side effects from this treatment?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I'm thinking to go for last treatment.  I have -3 powers of both eyes. Is there any side effects from this treatment?
Hello, Before opting for Laser treatment, you can take homoeopathic medicines which will help your eyes. Include the following for getting better vision: Vitamins A, C, E, and minerals like copper and zinc are essential to eyesight. Get the antioxidants from dark leafy greens, egg yolks, yellow peppers, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, and carrots. Include garlic, onions and capers. Blueberries, grapes, and goji berries have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. DHA is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like wild salmon, sardines, mackerel, and cod. Exercises for eyes: Warm your eyes. Rub your palms together to create heat, and then place them against your eyes for five seconds. Repeat this three times. Roll your eyes. Start by looking up and then slowly circle 10 times clockwise and 10 times counterclockwise. Focus. Hold a pen at arm's length, focus your eyes on it, and slowly bring the pen closer until it's about 6 inches away from your nose. Then slowly move it back, keeping your eyes focused on the pen, 10 times in all. Massage your temples. Using your thumb knuckles, massage your temples in small circles, 20 times in one direction and 20 in the other. Repeat the same actions above the mid-point of the eyebrows at the forehead, then below the eyes on both sides of the bridge of the nose. Take a mini-nap. Put your head back, close your eyes, and relax for 3 minutes. Insufficient sleep may weaken your vision, so shoot for 8 hours of sound sleep a night. Rest your eyes 10 minutes for every 50 minutes spent reading or in front of the computer. If your eyes feel overly tired, lie down and place cooling cucumber slices over your eyelids. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicine which will help you in preventing rather reducing the power of your eyes. Take Physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 1 month. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.
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Myopia - Know Your Treatment Options!

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Jabalpur
Myopia - Know Your Treatment Options!

What Is Myopia (Nearsightedness)?

Myopia is a common refractive error of the eye that makes it difficult to focus on far away objects. People who are nearsighted will see objects close to them clearly, while those further away appear blurry. Myopia is natural. An overall longer shape of the eye usually causes myopia, so it is a naturally occurring visual problem that cannot be prevented. Nearsightedness tends to run in families, but you don't need to have a myopic parent to develop it. Myopia begins at an early age and worsens in the teenage years, but generally stabilizes in adulthood.

Here are the most common signs and symptoms of myopia:

  1. Objects far away, like a chalkboard or road signs, appear blurry
  2. Persistent need to squint or close eyelids to see clearly
  3. Headaches due to eyestrain
  4. Difficulty seeing while driving a vehicle, especially at night (night myopia)
  5. Need to sit closer to the television, movie screen or the front of the classroom
  6. Holding books very close while reading
  7. Not able to notice distant objects

Causes of Myopia

Nearsightedness happens when your eye is longer than normal, or, less often, when your cornea is too curved. It’s a problem in the focusing mechanism of the eyes. However, the exact cause of myopia is not known. Research about myopia supports two key risk factors:

  1. Family history. If one or both parents are nearsighted, the chance of their children developing it increases.
  2. Working up close. Myopia may be helped along by how a person uses their eyes. Intense detail work, long hours in front of a computer or reading can also increase the chances of developing myopia.

Treatment Options for Myopia (Nearsightedness)

When treating myopia, the goal is to help your eyes focus on far away objects. The most common way to achieve this is through

  1. Corrective glasses
  2. Contact lenses
  3. Refractive eye surgery, such as LASIK, is available for adults and those with moderate to high levels of nearsightedness

Adults who have developed cataracts may also have their myopia corrected with an intraocular lens (IOL) that replaces the human lens during cataract surgery. The most appropriate treatment depends on your eyes and your lifestyle. Nearsightedness can also be corrected as part of the cataract surgery procedure.

  1. Contacts and Glasses: Eyeglasses and contact lenses can correct myopia. However, they cannot stop the eye from growing longer or cure the irregular curve of the cornea that causes your blurry vision.
  2. Surgery: Surgery can decrease or eliminate dependency on eyeglasses and contact lenses. LASIK surgery is the most common type of surgery to correct myopia.
  3. ICL (intraocular collamer lenses) or phakic lensesIn adults with cataracts, is an option for those myopic patients who are not suitable for lasik surgery due to either less corneal thickness or very high myopia.
  4. Orthokeratology: A new type of treatment which offers an alternate solutions to people who are suffering from myopia. This is also known as Ortho-K. As a part of this procedure a person has to wear specialized lens overnight, to correct the vision for the next day. Orthokeratology is a process that uses specially designed GP contact lenses to temporarily reshape the contour of the cornea to reduce myopia (nearsightedness). In addition to the benefit of lens-free daytime vision, orthokeratology is starting to be appreciated for its ability to slow the progression of myopia. A number of published clinical studies have found that orthokeratology lens designs inhibit the growth of the eye's axial length, which determines the degree of myopia. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an Ophthalmologist.
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Eyes ka catract ka opration ek saal pahle karvaya tha eyes me bahut jalan va khujli ho rahi hai inside outside both.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Eyes ka catract ka opration ek saal pahle karvaya tha eyes me bahut jalan va khujli ho rahi hai inside outside both.
Hello this may be due to dryness you can 1. Blink a lot 2. Wash eyes with fresh water 3. Cold compresses 4. Use lubricating eye drop like flogel This is a provisional diagnosis. Consult your ophthalmologist for detailed examination.
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Sometimes I feel very pain in my eye and water comes out in my eyes. How I stop this?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Sometimes I feel very pain in my eye and water comes out in my eyes. How I stop this?
Pain is unusual in eyes..you need to make sure that vision is not affected.. you need to visit eye surgeon to rule out any vision threatening problem
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Any treatment for RP eye and household remedies any special diet or medicine for it helpful tips.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Any treatment for RP eye and household remedies any special diet or medicine for it helpful tips.
currently treatment of RP is under research.. so there is no as such proven diet or medicine. routine eye checkup is must sometimes there are addtional problem with RP which can be treatable so regular checkup is must
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What's the reason of water is weeping from the eye at the time of working on computer?

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
What's the reason of water is weeping from the eye at the time of working on computer?
It's due to strain on eyes.. Just take enough fluids throughout the day Have proper breaks of 5 minutes every hour when u shift focus from computer to elsewhere... Get ur vision examined by eye surgeon
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My eye was artificial eye it becomes back side of the eye is blacked and bad smell why? Any problem are not?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
My eye was artificial eye it becomes back side of the eye is blacked and bad smell why? Any problem are not?
The cause for blackening and bad smell emanating from the artificial eye is most likely due to poor hygiene of the socket and the prosthesis (artificial eye). Proper hygiene and cleanliness of the prosthesis (artificial eye) as well as the eye socket is of paramount importance. You should clean the prosthesis (artificial eye) daily twice (minimum) with clean water and soap-subsequently allow it to dry completely and then wear it. In the empty socket, you should use antibiotic eye drops or ointments and keep it specifically clean. Currently, it would be a good idea to get it checked up personally by an eye specialist and initiate proper treatment for the same. Doing this would prevent further infection and deterioration of the empty socket as well as your artificial eye. Hope my suggestions helped you. let me know if you require further guidance. Take care, regards. Dr. Chaitanya.
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Sir meri left eye m squint ho gya h ye birth se nahi h meri right eye normal h. M jab 10 saal ka tha tab meri left eye m cataract Ho gya tha Uska Maine baad m Operation karva liya tha lekin operation se puri roshni nahi aayi. Ab meri merriege h to mujhe pta Karna h ki is eye ko straight kiya ja sakta h ya nahi .is mei kitna kharcha aayega? Or mujhe saadi se Kitne Din pehle opration karvana chaiye?

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Ujjain
Sir meri left eye m squint ho gya h ye birth se nahi h meri right eye normal h. M jab 10 saal ka tha tab meri left ey...
surgical correction is possible. kharcha and all depends on where u are getting ur suregery done. its different from doctor to doctor and the type of suregry they are doing.
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I have a red eyes and feeling jealous some time, water drops comes out continued some times what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have a red eyes and feeling jealous some time, water drops comes out continued some times what should I do?
watering of eyes can be due to many reasons and the main reasons are 1.Eye Allergy due to dust,Pollution,infection 2.Weak Eyesight 3.Continuous watching TV,Mobile,computor in dim light 4.Any eye injury 5.Lack of sleep 6.Continuous headache 7.Hypertension. So,my suggestion for you is either you give details of your eye watering reasons or visit a local doctor for an eye check up as a final examination can only be made after physical examination.
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Hi am planning to get laser treatment for my eyes. Can I know wat are tha disadvantages of doing it and do's & dont's after the treatment.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Mumbai
Hi am planning to get laser treatment for my eyes. Can I know wat are tha disadvantages of doing it and do's & dont's...
Hi you mean you are getting your numbers removed by laser. Get a proper pre lasix evaluation done.
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