When the eye involuntarily swings from one side to another in a rapid motion, the condition may be called Nystagmus. Patients suffering from this condition will usually develop the same at an early age. Nausea and vertigo are the main symptoms of this condition.
HOW IS NYSTAGMUS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of Nystagmus is done by an ophthalmologist who would observe your vision and also do a few vision and movement tests.
HOW IS NYSTAGMUS TREATED?
There are various include an earlier drug called Baclofen along with memantine and levetiracetam. There is also a surgical option available for treating this issue. Besides the treatment and medication, eye exercises are also recommended for such individuals.
DID YOU KNOW?
The two basic kinds of nystagmus are eye related and inner ear related.