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Dr. Sowmya Gowsamy

Ophthalmologist, Chennai

300 at clinic
Dr. Sowmya Gowsamy Ophthalmologist, Chennai
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Dr. Sowmya Gowsamy is a popular Ophthalmologist in Kilpauk, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Sowmya Gowsamy at Satish Eye Hospital in Kilpauk, Chennai. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. Sowmya Gowsamy on Lybrate.com.

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My eyes get wet when I roam outside, what should I do?

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My eyes get wet when I roam outside, what should I do?
try acupat eye drop 2 times a day and genteel eye drop 3 times a day. cold compress of eyes with ice pack two times a day

I have eye problem, my eye sight is excellent its 6/6 both. But problem is that when I am in sunlight more then 5 min my eye started pain and its transferred from eye to head. I used black specs 😎 in the sunlight. And I face same problem in the heat.

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I have eye problem, my eye sight is excellent its 6/6 both. But problem is that when I am in sunlight more then 5 min...
Dear :- you r suffering from Allergic conjuntivitis . E/d zoline -plus 4 times a day × 7 days use photochromatic glasses for relief of conjuntivitis .
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Suffered from adenoviral conjunctivitis of both eyes one and half year ago initially used moxi DM for three weeks with tapering dose got relief to redness but spk's still remained on cornea due to which suffering from impaired vision and blindness is this state curable or have to live with it.

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Suffered from adenoviral conjunctivitis of both eyes  one and half year ago initially used moxi DM for three weeks wi...
If the problem is too much you can consult a cornea specialist for some better treatment options as the spots due to acanthamoeba keratitis does`t generally impair vision to that extent.U have to live with it.
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Hi meri Mummi ke eyes ke neeche dark circles horhe hai kaafi saalo se yeh jaate nhi hai iska bhut illaz krwaya hai lekin yh thik nhi hote please iska koi solution btaiye jisse yeh thik hojae please aur mere bhi chohte chohte pimples ho rhe hai face pr yh bhi nhi jaate mai 17 saal k a hu yh 4 saal se horhe hai isko bhi bhut doctor pr dikha diya lekin km hojate hai phir dwai chod deta hu phir hojate hai please iska bhi solution btaiye.

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Hi  meri Mummi ke eyes ke neeche dark circles horhe hai kaafi saalo se yeh jaate nhi hai iska bhut illaz krwaya hai l...
Hello, * take, plenty of water. * go for meditation. * ensure 6 hrs sound sleep in d night. * take, easily digestible diet. * avoid, junk food, dust, smoke, scorching sun. *homoe-care** @ sepia, 200-6 pills, once a day. @ thuja occ 30-6 pills-thrice day. Take, care.
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I have red eye over 3 day? so what should I do?

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I have red eye over 3 day? so what should I do?
Red eye has many causes. You have to see if it is associated with blurring of vision, pain, discharge and other complaints. But commonly it's allergic or infective in origin ie allergic or infective conjunctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. But still its wise to get a check up done with an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for acute red eye.

I have red eyes and pain over last 6 Days. What should I do? Give suggestion to remove reddish in eyes?

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I have red eyes and pain over last 6 Days. What should I do? Give suggestion to remove reddish in eyes?
Hello, Bloodshot eyes appear red because the vessels at the surface of the white portion of the eye 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. Other causes of eye redness include Colds or allergies, Acute glaucoma, 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. Management: - Try to rest your eyes if redness is due to fatigue or eye strain. No other treatment is needed. - Wash your hands, hold clean water in your hand, keep your eyes closer to the water and dip the eyes by blinking the eyelids frequently in the held water in hand. Repeat it for 3-4 times again. - Avoid watching T. V. Working on computer or mobile, reading or frequently keep blinking your eyes to avoid dryness. Take frequent breaks in between. - In case there is itching, use a clean napkin or a tissue to wipe the tears and cleaning the eyelids gently. -Wear an UV-rays protected sunglasses while you are out in sun. 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.

I am of 20 years girl and I am suffering from myopia since last year. My right eye has -0.5 distance and left eye has -1.0 distance. Please suggest any type of eye drop which can easily available in mp.

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I am of 20 years girl and I am suffering from myopia since last year. My right eye has -0.5 distance and left eye has...
There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 21 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.

I use spectacles with (-1.75) and (-2.25).I want to get rid of specs. Is it possible? If yes, then please suggest remedy.

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I use spectacles with (-1.75) and (-2.25).I want to get rid of specs. Is it possible? If yes, then please suggest rem...
Yes you can plan for lasik laser surgery/ you need to undergo prelasik checkup first visit lasik center near you.

I have been experiencing continuous back pain and in the upper half part of my eye back pain may be due to continuous working but I do not have any idea about the eye issue, what should I do?

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I have been experiencing continuous back pain and in the upper half part of my eye back pain may be due to continuous...
Extension exercises x 15 times x twice daily - lying on tummy, take left arm up for 3 seconds, then bring it down, right arm up for 3 seconds, bring down. Bring right leg up, hold for 3 seconds, bring it down. Then right leg up and hold for 3 seconds and bring it down. Repeat twice a day- 10 times.

I'm an eighteen year old male and have noticed something unusual in left eye. Whenever I am reading or writing or anything I do which requires continuous eye contact, water starts flowing continuously from my left eye. Happens every time when I do this kind of work. And also when I close my eyes, I really feel some heaviness or unusual thing in my left eye. It has been 3 months since I noticed it. Please suggest me something.

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I'm an eighteen year old male and have noticed something unusual in left eye. Whenever I am reading or writing or any...
It seems your number is changed causing watering due to eyestrain. Get your number checked by an ophthalmologist and use the corrected glasses to get rid of problem.

I have red eyes over 1week so aim what do now for my red eyes and what use medicine.

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I have red eyes over 1week so aim what do now for my red eyes and what use medicine.
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. So,visit a local eyespecialist.The diagnosis of your problem in eyes can only be made by local examination of eyes

My eyes get burning sensation once in 2 or 3 days. It automatically stops after 20 or 30 minutes. Can you please give me the reasons and suggest a treatment.

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My eyes get burning sensation once in 2 or 3 days. It automatically stops after 20 or 30 minutes. Can you please give...
If your eyes are burning, then it must be due to any allergy or due to sunlight. Take belladona 30 4pills twice a day for 15 days *cinereria maritima eyedrops put 1 drop in each eye twice a day for 15 days revert.

Myself shruthi, 21 yrs, female, I am working , I am getting eye- irritation when watching computer as I see it till evening, so what is the solution?

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Myself shruthi, 21 yrs, female, I am working , I am getting eye- irritation when watching computer as I see it till e...
Dear lybrate-user! do not worry about the eye problem, homeopathy can cure the problem without any adverse effect. The conjunctivitis are due to various infection caused by 1. Bacterial 2. Viral 3. Fungal 4. Dust 5. Allergens etc. The swelling near the eyes may be styes due to frequent infection, homeopathy can treat it permanently. 1. Avoid dust 2. Wear cooler while traveling in bike 3. Wear helmet while traveling in two wheeler 4. Wash your face more frequently for more than 5 times per day with normal water 5. Wash your face immediately after travelling 6. You may experience the irritation, watering, itching, redness, swelling and fever, homoeopathy can cure the problem permanently 7. Keep clean cloth for cleaning the eyes. Thank you

My grand daughter aged 9 years is at present suffering from shortage of fluid in the eye hampering the vision due increasing dryness in both the eyes. Can you suggest any homeopathic/Bio medicine.

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My grand daughter aged 9 years is at present suffering from shortage of fluid in the eye hampering the vision due inc...
Hello dear 1. There is no permanent treatment for dry eyes treatment: 1. Blink a lot 2. Cold compresses 3. Avoid direct exposure to air 4. Use lubricating eyedrop like refresh liquigel 1 hourly 5. Use lubricating ointment like genteal gel twice daily 6. Use cyclomune eyedrop twice daily this will help him.

I have red eyes over 2 days and lil bit headache due to which I can't focus on my study. So what should I do?

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I have red eyes over 2 days and lil bit headache due to which I can't focus on my study. So what should I do?
If associated with discharge and redness it's probably acute bacterial conjunctivitis. Dont. Worry. Put topical eyedrops toba and flur four times a day and tearsubstitute like genteal four times a day in d affected eye. It would be okay in 3 -4 days. Take care of eye hygiene that you yourself/other family members don't share the clothes and hankie of the affected eye to the normal eye else the normal eye wd also contract the infection. You can wash your eyes twice to thrice but not very frequently as it washes away the tear film which naturally contains imp antibacterial and anti infective elements: red eye has many causes. You have to see if it is associated with blurring of vision, pain, discharge and other complaints. But commonly its allergic or infective in origin ie allergic or infective conjunctivitis. Which has simple treatment protocol. But still its wise to see an ophthalmologist for a thorough slit lamp examination to rule out other differentials for acute red eye. See a doctor iof you are having problem in vision as conjuctivitis doesnt causes decreased vision. Once resolved, get your refraction done too.

I wanna remove my spectacles. Is it possible By regular exercise and yoga? My rgt eye disorder is - 5.25 and left eye disorder is - 3.50 Plssss give me a helpful way to remove.

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I wanna remove my spectacles. Is it possible By regular exercise and yoga? My rgt eye disorder is - 5.25 and left eye...
There is no medication or food for improving eyesight or to get rid of glasses. If not interested in glasses then you can try a. Contact lens b. Lasik laser as your age is now 18 years so your number will not increase now whether you wear glasses or not as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 yrs. Having said that I advise you to eat balanced diet including green vegetables and seasonal fruits for keeping eyes and body healthy. As you are not comfortable with contact lens then go for lasik. Lasik is a very easy and painless procedure. If you want to get rid of glasses then go for lasik.
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My mind remain awake much more than required. It keeps on working during night as if I am watching a video. Though my body is in sleep mode but my mind is continuously watching and answering someone as if someone is asking me to answer. What kind of state of mind is this. To my surprise, what I see at night comes in news also. I am a spiritual person by nature but as I am getting older I am feeling as potential have all gone in vain. Please help me.

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My mind remain awake much more than required. It keeps on working during night as if I am watching a video. Though my...
The best way to get rid of it to divert your mind to some constructive practical things rather than been only spiritual. Worshipping god is a good thing, but totally in it will develop such things in your mind. If whole day you work very hard and keep yourself busy, then you will sleep tight at night as your body will get tired. Try this and see if it helps.

Water is coming from my motherinlaw eyes from last 3 months she is 65 year old what to do please suggest.

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Water is coming from my motherinlaw eyes from last 3 months she is 65 year old what to do please suggest.
Dear lybrate-user:- As per your complaints, your mother - in- law is probably suffering from Acute conjuntivitis. Following treatment is being recommended to you E/d. Mofloren 4 times a day × 7 days. E/o mofloren. At night × 7 days

I am 20 yrs old as i am a engineer needs to spend lot of time infront of system feeling severe headache all the time suggest me the medicine. i am a girl of -3 as sight.

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I am 20 yrs old as i am a engineer needs to spend lot of time infront of system feeling severe headache all the time ...
1-1 drop of cow ghee in both nostrils at night time before sleep. Take shirshooladi vajra ras 1-1 tab twice a day. Take pranacharya no tens capsule 1-1 twice a day.

I can't see any think clear .one eyes. I checked by both eyes and one eyes power more than +6 +7 How to wear glass. Or some times headache. Can not study more hours What to do this condition. please Solution me.

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I can't see any think clear .one eyes. I checked by both eyes and one eyes power more than +6 +7
How to wear glass. O...
u have symmetric refractive error with power far more in one eye... its likely that eye may also be lazy. Glasses prescribed will be balanced so that u can see comfortably with both eyes. Use glasses constantly and ur eyes will adapt and eye strain will cut down
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