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Dr. Fakruddin

Ophthalmologist, Mumbai

800 at clinic
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I am 28 years old from last one week, I am feeling burning in stomach and my eyes paining with headache. Kindly help me overcome this problem.

MS - Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Jaipur
I am 28 years old from last one week, I am feeling burning in stomach and my eyes paining with headache. Kindly help ...
You might need to be tested after pupil dilatation meanwhile, use maxmoist eye drops four times and bifilac cap 1 bd for 4 days
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Dear Sir; My question is that. Sir; I am Suffering from Eye disease since 4 years, Actually happen My both Eyes discharge{ white types of liquid out in eyes}and freeze between eyelids of the eyes. It show very bad in front of public, Sir I have consult with doctor but their is no effect on my eyes. Sir kindly suggest what I do? I have so irritated to clean again & again to my eyes. Thank you.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
Dear Sir; My question is that. Sir; I am Suffering from Eye disease since 4 years, Actually happen My both Eyes disch...
just do hot fomentation.. dip a clean handkerchief in lukewarm water. and keep it over closed eye lids for 2 minutes and then wipe clean your eyelidstake johnsons buds dip it in slightly hot water and clean your eye lid margins with that looking into a mirror twice a day .
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My eyes are becoming very weak. Please tell me how to solve it? When I watch t v my head starts paining. Please reply.

MS - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Panipat
My eyes are becoming very weak. Please tell me how to solve it? When I watch t v my head starts paining. Please reply.
To keep eyes healthy, use proper diet, work in proper light & proper position, proper rest in between work. For headache, pl get refraction done.
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I have red eyes and migraine also. I took tablets and consulted so many. But nothing happened. Could you please solve my problem?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
I have red eyes and migraine also. I took tablets and consulted so many. But nothing happened.
Could you please solve...
Hello lybrate-user. Sorry about your eye problem. Redness of the eye is one of the most prevalent problems observed. Redness of the eyes has multiple causes associated with it. To enumerate a few common causes: (1) allergy of the eye. It is usually caused by improper eye hygiene. It occurs with symptoms of pricking, itching, irritation, watering, foreign body sensation and discomfort. There is a tendency to rub the eyes with fingers, handkerchief, cloth, etc. This is not a good habit because it tends to transmit lots of virus, bacteria and dust into the eye. Allergy usually presents with symptoms of watering (clear water), redness and itching of the eye. Thus, eye hygiene remains the principal modality of treatment along with eye drops as a supplement. (2) infectious conjunctivitis: this is usually associated with white-yellowish discharge. There may occur associated pain and sensation of itching, pricking, watering and discomfort. If so, it would be a good idea to go and show to an eye specialist in person. (3) foreign body lodged in the eye. This is more commonly associated with people who drive 2 wheeler vehicles without protection. It occurs more commonly in one eye. Foreign bodies that commonly get lodged are eyelashes, insect wings, small insects, dust particles, iron particles (more common with people working in the iron industry) the solution for a foreign body lodged in the eye would be better provided by an eye specialist at the clinic because it would require immediate removal from the eye and appropriate therapy. (4) raised eye pressure: this is a condition known as glaucoma. It is not so common as the previous mentioned conditions. There is usually associated pain in the eyes. It is commonly bilateral (occurs in both eyes). There is usually a positive family history of glaucoma associated in a majority of the cases. (5) inflammation of the covering layers of the eyeball. This is known as" uveitis" it is also a relatively less common condition. There is associated pain. It would require a thorough eye checkup including the retina-thus a good idea would be to visit the eye specialist in person. (6) increased blood pressure. This has known to cause redness which is also known as sub-conjunctival hemorrhage. The redness in this case tends to be deep dark and usually occurs only in one portion of the eye. In this regard, a complete ophthalmic evaluation and a systemic evaluation is warranted. From the symptoms described by you, it seems more likely to be a case of allergy. Maintaining the precautions and hygiene that I mentioned should probably work well for you. You could also use a lubricant eye drop along with an anti-histamine eye drop. (3-4 times daily) also, you might require a complete eye evaluation in order to rule out other causes. Your migraine may/may not be related to the eye redness. At times, migraine is precipitated by bright sunlight or dust (pollution). This can also cause redness of the eyes which is also known as allergy of the eyes. Thus, avoiding the triggers for your migraine may help in solving the problem of red eyes as well. Hope my suggestions helped you. Take care,
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I m 28years female suffering from dark circles as I m working on computer my eyes are weak so I m using contact lens for my eyes vision. 1 Dr. suggested me kojivit gel and carofit plus tab for cure. I just want to ask that for how many months should I take medicine Dr. and can I exchange carofit plus to another tab because I couldn't found this tab in chemist shop. Are dark circles really diminish by using all this because its not heredity for me when I m in fever its get so dark sometimes its get low. What is the true care to remove these ugly circles pls suggest me. Thank you.

MD - Dermatology
Dermatologist, Pathanamthitta
I m 28years female suffering from dark circles as I m working on computer my eyes are weak so I m using contact lens ...
Dark circles are mostly due to habits. Avoid rubbing eyes. Get allergies tested. If you have refractive errors, get it checked and corrected. Avoid eye cosmetics and chemicals. Shampoos that seep down to eyeswhile bathing can contribute to this, so don't let it accumulate. Food should b supplemented with iron capsules. Have green leafy vegetables and jaggery in plenty. Overtime with computers, laptops, television, can increase the chances of darkness around eyes. Get your hb checked. Catch a good six hour sleep everyday. Relax and destress with yoga, meditation, prayer.
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I have problem to see far placed objects not clearly what I should do and concentrated on object tears come in my eyes?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I have problem to see far placed objects not clearly what I should do and concentrated on object tears come in my eyes?
Hello, 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 and onions. Blueberries, grapes as they have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help improve your vision. DHA is a fatty acid found in coldwater fish like salmon, sardines and mackerel. 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 first and reducing the power of your eyes. Take Physostigma 6/ thrice daily for 1 month. Thereafter, revert back for further guidance.
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While using smart phone in my eye irritation occur and sometimes it becomes red while driving bike.

Diploma in Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Kolkata
While using smart phone in my eye irritation occur and sometimes it becomes red while driving bike.
Most likely you have dry eye syndrome causing irritation so use some artificial tears regarding redness its because of dust allergy use protective googles while riding a bike.
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My friends is gas velding many time night problem in your eye drop a water L9ng time a problem not solution 0lz help.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My friends is gas velding many time night problem in your eye drop a water
L9ng time a problem not solution
0lz help.
Hello this is due to dryness of cornea 1. Use protective goggles 2. Cold compresses 3. Use lubricating eyedrop like flogel 6 times daily.
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I have a problem in my left eye in which I see only the cutted pictures. So what should I do. Help me.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I have a problem in my left eye in which I see only the cutted pictures. So what should I do. Help me.
Most common cause is having a spectacles power. Just get it checked with nearest eye care specialist
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My eyes will turn red oftenly, and feel like rubbing. I think when I see more mobile phone or laptop it happens like that. But when I consulted a opthalmology doctor they told it was due to infection. Please suggest your opinion and remedy for this.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes will turn red oftenly, and feel like rubbing. I think when I see more mobile phone or laptop it happens like ...
Hello. I think you have allergic conjunctivitis. 1. Eye allergies, called allergic conjunctivitis, are a common condition that occurs when the eyes react to something that irritates them (called an allergen). 2. The eyes produce a substance called histamine to fight off the allergen. As a result, the eyelids and conjunctiva (the thin, filmy membrane that covers the inside of your eyelids) become red, swollen and itchy, with tearing and burning. The key to treating eye allergies is a. Avoid or limit contact with the substance causing the problem. B. Avoid rubbing eyes instead do cold compresses. C. Use antiallergic eyedrop like olopat eyedrop twice daily d. Lubricating eyedrop like flogel thrice daily e. Use mild steroid like flurisone in pulse dose in severe allergy this will help you I am very sorry dear to say that there is no medicine that can cure allergy. Only way is to stay away from all those things that you are allergic to. This is a provisional diagnosis. Consult your ophthalmologist for detailed examination.
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Is basic a viable option fir correcting the eye power? Are there any side effects to it?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Is basic a viable option fir correcting the eye power?
Are there any side effects to it?
Operations done to remove the refractive error (power) of the eyes are known as refractive surgery. There are certain basic criteria that most patients need to fulfill before they can safely undergo refractive surgery. To enumerate, they are: (1) stability of refraction: the power of the eyes should have become stable for a period of 1.5 years minimum without any change. (2) curvature of the cornea should be tested by a technique which is known as topography. (3) thickness of the cornea should be measured by a test known as pachymetry. The minimum thickness required is 550 microns. (4) dilated retina evaluation: this is one of the most important tests that should be performed by a trained retina specialist. This test helps in detection of any offensive lesion on the central or peripheral retina. In case of any retinal abnormality, these should be treated before undergoing the surgery for number reduction. (5) there should be no pre-existent corneal abnormality. (example: corneal scar, opacity, defect, etc.) another important suggestion is that whenever you go for the assessment (the above mentioned tests), you should discontinue the use of contact lenses at least 4 weeks prior to the assessment. The reason for this being that use of contact lens temporarily alters the contour of the cornea. It takes around 3-4 weeks for the restoration of the original corneal contour after removal of the contact lens. Another important point is that you, as a patient, should be compliant to put post operative medication in your eyes for at least 2 months. There is bound to be some discomfort, watering, foreign body sensation, pain after the surgery in most cases-you should be ready to tolerate that. A leave from work for 7-10 days after the surgery should be generally sufficient. Last but not the least, you should set realistic expectations from this surgery. Though extremely rare, there is a remote possibility that the surgery may need to be repeated. Also, the need for subsequent treatment for the eye may be required. Thus, you should be compliant enough to trust and follow your eye specialist.
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4 Tips for a Great Eyesight

Cornea Cataract & Lasik
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
4 Tips for a Great Eyesight

4 Tips for a Great Eyesight

An important organ of the body, eyes must never be taken for granted and need to be protected at all times. In addition to protecting them, you also need to improve as well as maintain their overall health.

Here are some of the ways of keeping your vision in top form:

1. Eat for good eye vision

To have healthy eyes and consequently good vision, you need to have foods that keep them in good health. Nutrients like Zinc, Vitamins C and E and Omega-3 fatty acids can help to fend off age-related sight problems such as cataracts or macular degeneration (a condition characterized by the deterioration of the middle portion of the retina). Foods like eggs, nuts, green leafy vegetables, oranges and citrus fruits are what you need to have to get good eye health.  

2. Kick the smoke habit

Smoking can adversely affect your eye health and can make you prone to eye conditions like cataracts, macular degeneration and damage of optic nerve (a nerve that transmits impulses from the eyes to the brain). By kicking this habit, you end up saving your eyes from irreversible damage.

3. Use sunglasses

Exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet rays for a long period of time can make you prone to common eye problems including cataracts. To protect them from the sun’s harmful rays, you need to use sunglasses that block 99-100% of ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) rays.

4. Go for a regular eye checkup

Going for regular eye examinations can help in protecting your vision and ensure you see clearly. Eye examinations are important to help you find eye problems like glaucoma (a condition wherein the optic nerve is damaged, resulting in vision loss). A comprehensive eye examination can help in identifying problems like nearsightedness, farsightedness or astigmatism (an eye defect that occurs to a deviated spherical curvature).

'Consult'.

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How to improve cylindrical vision of -7.5 Is there any medicine to get it correct.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
How to improve cylindrical vision of -7.5 Is there any medicine to get it correct.
Hello dear. R you sure that you have 7.5d cylinder. If thats true, I would suggest a test" pentacam" to rule out keratoconus. If keratoconus is ruled out then you can go for toric phakic lens to get rid of glasses.
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I have red eyes for over five days what should I do to cure it. My eyes are itching and is continuously turning red. Please help me.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes for over five days what should I do to cure it. My eyes are itching and is continuously turning 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 Homoeopathic medicine 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
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For +3 sph+1.25 cyl no. On both eyes giving 6/6 (R) & 6/9(p)( L) and still having problem with specs for distant vision; should I go for Lasik Laser or try using contact lenses at the age of 44 ?

MD - Ophthalmology
Ophthalmologist, Bangalore
Presby Lasik is THE best option for you. Customisation is needed as you will have large angle Kappas, and large diameter LASER ablations with decenterations will have to be used.
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I read on the internet that Aloe Vera juice is good for application on eyes, so why can't I apply it on my eyes?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I read on the internet that Aloe Vera juice is good for application on eyes, so why can't I apply it on my eyes?
Hello Please do not use that in eyes. You can drink its juice if you wish but please do not instill in eyes.
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My mother has red and watery eyes, she had gone through some medication (genteal, flosoft) during the course of medication eyes became normal when medication is completed again eyes becoming red and watery. Even her vision is reduced. Doctor advised to do cataract treatment. And other doctor said her eyes getting red and watery because her eye lids get infected, and prescribed an ointment. The result isn't much. I want to know the cause and how to tackle this.

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
My mother has red and watery eyes, she had gone through some medication (genteal, flosoft) during the course of medic...
red and watery eyes cannot be attributed to cataract. cataract would usually cause disturbance in vision.. once the redness and watering is controlled by lid cleaning and ointment , then you can plan for cataract surgery
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I have contact lens but when I wear that my eyes starts pain and head too. Please help me.

MBBS, MBA (Healthcare)
General Physician, Delhi
I have contact lens but when I wear that my eyes starts pain and head too. Please help me.
take crocin pain relief one sos if headache is severe, check your eyes. check your BP. Take rest and good sleep. avoid stress. inform if not ok.
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I think My eye sight is dropping day by day, and I'm just 13 years old, I watch 2 hr TV and use 1 hr laptop only which I think is common because my brothers do same as well. My eyes hurt when I study. Can you suggest me some remedies?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I think My eye sight is dropping day by day, and I'm just 13 years old, I watch 2 hr TV and use 1 hr laptop only whic...
hello.....dont worry...i think u need to consult eye specilist and get ur eye sight checked...u might need glasses...
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