Eye Itching is a form of eye allergy that is caused in and around the eye and it is majorly caused by various eye conditions. While Eye Itching can develop at any age, it is always advisable to visit an Ophthalmologist to diagnose its cause of occurrence. Eye Itching can be caused due to many reasons and its most common symptoms are watery eyes, swollen eyelid, congestion, blurred vision, and many more.
HOW IS EYE ITCHING DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of eye itching is based on the symptoms. Ophthalmologists conduct a thorough physical examination of the eye with or without dilation. He or she may refer you to an allergist in order to determine if the itching is caused due to any allergen.
HOW IS EYE ITCHING TREATED?
In most of the cases, any form of Eye Itching is treated by giving eye drops, creams or antibiotics but a milder form of itching can be easily treated at home. While Eye Itching is easy to cure, it can occur frequently and therefore, it is best to visit a Homeopath or Ayurvedic Doctor to take proper care of the eyes.
DID YOU KNOW?
Since eye is the most sensitive organ of the body, Eye Itching can be both, acute or chronic, and patient should give immediate attention to it.