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Dr. Vipul V. Vakil

Ophthalmologist, Mumbai

Dr. Vipul V. Vakil Ophthalmologist, Mumbai
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Dr. Vipul V. Vakil is an experienced Ophthalmologist in Mumbai, Mumbai. He is currently associated with Chokhawala Eye Clinic in Mumbai, Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Vipul V. Vakil on Lybrate.com.

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Watering from. The right eye since seven year, blockage from upper and lower side, please suggest the way t.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Watering from. The right eye since seven year, blockage from upper and lower side, please suggest the way t.
Hello dear I think you have either canalicular blockage or nldo in case of nldo, you can go for dcr surgery in case of canalicuar bloakage there is an option for lister jones tube operation.
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I have eye problem: sometimes water flows continuously from eyes what should I do?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have eye problem: sometimes water flows continuously from eyes 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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I sometimes feel like my right eye went somewhat Inside, I was actually hit by my friends leg in the same eye before and sometimes feels like opening it widely to match the other eye but don't know if it happening because of that hit or may be it is normal or something, waiting for the quick answer. Thanks in advance.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I sometimes feel like my right eye went somewhat Inside, I was actually hit by my friends leg in the same eye before ...
It is just normal.Actually after a blunt hit on eye it sometimes feel like a little awkwardness in the eye,or the eye is pulled inside but it is just an imagination and nothing else.It will subside by its own.Nothing to worry about.
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I am facing a little problem I have red eyes for two days. I used ciplox twice a day but nothing happened. What should I do?

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I am facing a little problem I have red eyes for two days. I used ciplox twice a day but nothing happened. What shoul...
red eyes could be because of many reasons but commonly it is due to allergy or infection. You need to visit eye specialist to differentiate between the two as the treatment is different. Also get your eyes checked for any glass power
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I am 20 years old sometimes my right eye pains at night while using my phone. It wasn't like this before. I'll be glad if you'll help.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I am 20 years old sometimes my right eye pains at night while using my phone. It wasn't like this before. I'll be gla...
Prolonged working on laptop/tv/mobile can cause computer vision syndrome. Computer vision syndrome is a condition resulting from focusing the eyes on a computer or other display device for, uninterrupted periods of time. Some symptoms of cvs include a. Headaches b blurred vision c. Neck pain d redness in the eyes e. Eye strain f dry eyes these symptoms can be further aggravated by improper lighting conditions. Measures to reduce this include 1. Work under proper light. 2. Blink a lot. 3. Cold compresses 4. Use good lubricating eyedrop.
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My eyes gets pained when I walk through sunlight, while reading at classroom, while sitting in car etc.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
My eyes gets pained when I walk through sunlight, while reading at classroom, while sitting in car etc.
Hello all these are due to dryness of eyes 1. Blink a lot 2. Cold compresses 3. Use goggles when in sunlight 4. Use lubricating eyedrop like flogel 6 times daily 5. Eat balanced diet including pulses, fruits and vegetables.
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Iam a 19 years boy and iam getting pain in my eyes and neck pain at nt I have habit of chatting at nights and some time I feal like my eyes are coming out and how I reduce or control the pain of my eyes and neck what care should I need to take.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Iam a 19 years boy and iam getting pain in my eyes and neck pain at nt I have habit of chatting at nights and some ti...
hello , Use CMD2 eye drop , 2 drop in each eye twice daily. Take Ruta 30 , 3 drops twice daily. Take Gelsemium 200 ch , 3 drop once daily. Also get your eyes tested by an eye specialist.Stop late night chatting and watching TV.
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I have gone through ICL surgery on 11th July (Right Eye) and 14th July (left eye). Please let me know the post operation precaution to be taken care of. Is it safe to have sexual intercourse for safety point of view in Lens Implantation case?

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have gone through ICL surgery on 11th July (Right Eye) and 14th July (left eye). Please let me know the post operat...
Hello 1. theer are no specific precautions now 2. Its nearly 1 month now , so you can have sexual intercourse now without problem
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I have red eyes from three weeks what I should do and what I should eat? Plzz help me out.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I have red eyes from three weeks what I should do and what I should eat? Plzz help me out.
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 Wear Goggles in Sunlight/Polluted areas.
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Hello, my eyes look yellowish. I've consulted a doctor. Checked the LFT. It shows high bilirubin count. The doctor said there is nothing to worry. But I'm really worried. Is there any cure. What is your diagnosis of my condition?

FICO, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Gandhinagar
Hello, my eyes look yellowish. I've consulted a doctor. Checked the LFT. It shows high bilirubin count. The doctor sa...
The term used for yellow eyes is icterus. It correlates with your bilirubin count. I would recommend you to take an expert opinion for the same with a gastroenterologist. Liver conditions may at times be associated with yellowing of the sclera of the eye which lead to the yellow coloration. There may be no direct treatment for the eye but systemic treatment (if indicated) and restoration of normal bilirubin levels may help in normalizing your eye color as well. Take care.
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Hello sir I have eye problem. I have hypermetropia. The spectacle power is increasing every year. Sometime My head also starts paining at the back side. And my eye power is not increasing. And now a day I am not able to read the books without spectacles. Please suggest me what should I do. Thank You.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
Hello sir I have eye problem. I have hypermetropia. The spectacle power is increasing every year. Sometime My head al...
Hello 1. Your number will not increase much now as number becomes stable at age of 18-20 years of age 2. Get cycloplegic refraction done and wear glasses as per cycloplegic prescription.
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Sir what can I do for strongest eyesight my eyesight is weak so please suggest me.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
Sir what can I do for strongest eyesight my eyesight is weak so please suggest me.
Hello lybrate-user, first of all get a vision test and start wearing spectacles if your eyes have number. Glasses are a remedy for poor eyesight just like any medicine. Also start having more of green vegetables and fruits and fish (or fish liver oil capsules) in your diet. Minimise screen work (mobile n computer) and keep your body hydrated by having fluids. Follow a healthy lifestyle and avoid reading in dark. Take care.
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I have red eyes since 7 days. I know its allergy. My doctor said it. He also said that it will not well. Keep your medicine regularly. Is it true. What should I do no.

Fellowship in Comprehensive Ophthalmology, DOMS
Ophthalmologist, Sangrur
I have red eyes since 7 days. I know its allergy. My doctor said it. He also said that it will not well. Keep your me...
this is allergic conjunctivitis...due to allergy to dust. this is very common...there is no permanent treatment...precautions include..avoid dust.....wear goggles....avoid rubbing...do cold compresses and use anti allergic eyedrop . use medication after consulting ur eye specilist...
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I am of the age of 23 and I can't recognize all the colours clearly. Is there any treatment for this problem. Also doctors are saying I have red colour deficiency.

DOMS, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Delhi
I am of the age of 23 and I can't recognize all the colours clearly. Is there any treatment for this problem. Also do...
Yes colorblindness can adressed with special type of contact lens which can b given after through examiation and making proper diagnosis of the type of colorblindness.
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Yesterday night I rubbed my eyes thinking something felled on it. Today morning it had swelled too much? What should I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Raebareli
Yesterday night I rubbed my eyes thinking something felled on it. Today morning it had swelled too much? What should ...
lybrate-user, kindly wash your eyes with cold water and avoid sunlight exposure or rubbing it further. Use a medicine Belladonna 30 thrice for 3 days and Arnica 200 twice a day for 3 days. Consult back thereafter with snap shot of eyes.
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I love to play cricket & I was a good batsman. Bt I'm having some problems with my eyes from last 2-3 years. I can't see well in sun & wind. A doctor told me that I don't have any problem with my eye power but I have allergy & advised me'Andreplus' eye drop. Is it enough for my treatment? Can I play cricket again?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
I love to play cricket & I was a good batsman. Bt I'm having some problems with my eyes from last 2-3 years. I can't ...
Your problem is photophobia where there is a problem in visibility in strong light -------------yes you can use above eyedrops and if problem consult me, myself being a homoeopath will advise you internal nd external medicines for your eye problem---------------------
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Night Blindness: Causes and Symptoms

Diploma in Ophthalmology, MBBS
Ophthalmologist, Hyderabad
Night Blindness: Causes and Symptoms

Night blindness is also called nyctalopia. It's a type of vision impairment. People with night blindness experience poor vision at night or in dimly lit environments. It is not a disease in itself, but rather a symptom of an underlying problem, usually a retina problem.

What Causes Night Blindness?
A number of eye conditions can cause night blindness, including:

  1. Nearsightedness or blurred vision when looking at faraway objects.
  2. Cataracts or clouding of the eye's lens.
  3. Retinitis pigmentosa, which occurs when dark pigment collects in your retina and creates tunnel vision.
  4. Vitamin A Deficiency
  5. Zinc Deficiency
  6. Dry Eyes
  7. Diabetes

Are the Symptoms of Night Blindness?
The sole symptom of night blindness is difficulty seeing in the dark. You're more likely to experience night blindness when your eyes transition from a bright environment to an area of low light, such as when you leave a sunny sidewalk to enter a dimly lit restaurant. You're likely to experience poor vision when driving due to the intermittent brightness of headlights and streetlights on the road.

How can I Prevent Night Blindness?
You can't prevent night blindness that's the result of birth defects or genetic conditions, such as Usher syndrome. You can, however, properly monitor your blood sugar level and eat a balanced diet to make night blindness less likely. 

Orange colored foods are excellent sources of vitamin A, including:

  1. Cantaloupes
  2. Sweet potatoes
  3. Carrots
  4. Pumpkins
  5. Butternut squash
  6. Mangoes

What are the Treatment Options for Night Blindness?
The treatment will depend on its causes.

  1. Nutrient deficiency (Vitamin A and Zinc) is the easiest to treat. 
  2. If the cause is cataract, you can go for cataract surgery to remove the clouded lens and replace it with artificial intraocular lens. Vision is usually dramatically improved after surgery. 
  3. For dry eye syndrome, lubricate your eyes with artificial tear drops as they provide instant relief. Just make sure that they are without preservatives. 
  4. Diabetic retinopathy can be prevented with tight control over blood sugar, active lifestyle and good dietary habits.
  5. As for retinitis pigmentosa, unfortunately there are no treatments available. Thankfully, new research is showing that vitamin A might have a slowing effect on the progression of this eye disease. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult an ophthalmologist.
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I am 26 year old person and suffer with eye site and sleeping problem.Please tell/

FPRS, DNB Ophtalmology
Ophthalmologist, Pune
I am 26 year old person and suffer with eye site and sleeping problem.Please tell/
Glasses, contact lenses and surgery are the only three options for good vision if you having spectacle power. If you not comfortable with glasses or contact lens, you can plan lasik surgery after a proper prelasik checkup.
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Hi I drank water 1 year after seeing naturopathy program in TV. But now I am do not want to drink water. Now I stopped drinking water. But I am often suffering with itchy eyes and itching in vagina and redness ,small blisters in the throat .please give me a suggestion. I need help .

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Homeopath, Koraput
Hi I drank water 1 year after seeing naturopathy program in TV. But now I am do not want to drink water. Now I stoppe...
Try to eat once a week green leaf of neem juice 5oml on empty stomch morning along with your contineuty of drinking water.
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What diet I shout have to take to remove my spectacles as I am suffering from myopia?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
What diet I shout have to take to remove my spectacles as I am suffering from myopia?
Diet for EYESIGHT Lutein and zeaxanthin are both important nutrients for eye health,6 as both of them are found in high concentrations in your macula—the small central part of your retina responsible for detailed central vision. More specifically, lutein is also found in your macular pigment – known for helping to protect your central vision and aid in blue light absorption—and zeaxanthin is found in your retina.Estimated daily dose of lutein is 10 mg per day, and at 2 mg/day for zeaxanthin. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are primarily found in green leafy vegetables, although zeaxanthin is far scarcer than lutein. Kale and spinach are two of the most lutein-rich foods, but you'll also find it in carrots, squash, and other orange and yellow fruits and vegetables. Both lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids called xanthophylls, which give plants and vegetables their yellow-orange color, and the name "lutein" comes from the Latin word "luteus," which means "yellow." If you remember this, it may help you pick out vegetables that are likely to contain higher amounts of these two nutrients. Egg yolk is another source of both lutein and zeaxanthin that is well absorbed by your body Most of the dark green leafy vegetables, previously recommended for a higher intake of lutein and zeaxanthin, have 15-47 percent of lutein, but a very low content (0-3 percent) of zeaxanthin. study shows that fruits and vegetables of various colors can be consumed to increase dietary intake of lutein and zeaxanthi It is also important to note that lutein is an oil-soluble nutrient, so if you eat the vegetables without some oil or butter your body can't absorb the lutein. Adding a little bit of healthy fat, such as olive oil, coconut oil, or raw organic butter, will maximize your lutein absorption. Lutein content in food Food Mg / serving Orange ( Raw) 0.2/1 large Egg 0.2/1 large Spinach (cooked) 20.4 / 1 cup Papaya(Raw) 0.3/1 large Turnip greens (cooked) 12.2 / 1 cup Green peas (cooked) 4.1 / 1 cup Spinach (raw) 3.7 / 1 cup Corn (cooked) 1.5 / 1 cup Broccoli (raw) 1.3 / 1 cup Broccoli (cooked) 0.8 / 1/2 cup Green beans (cooked) 0.9 / 1 cup
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