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I have been prescribed Chloramphenicol eye ointment for blepheritis by my GP. I am a bit confused on how to use it. The leaflet says to place half an inch into the pocket formed between the lid and the eye. Yet my GP gave me a print out re blepheritis and it says to place the ointment on the edge of the eyelid and not the eye. Hope you can help
I have bleparitis, I have recently noticed that I see streams coming from car lights and if there is white writing on a black background on tv it looks blurry and difficult to read, what could be the cause of this, could it be related to the blepharitis?
I have been wearing Varifocals for two years. For my sport, rock climbing and mountaineering I cannot use them. Looking down at small footholds does not work, looking at holds above eye level also does not work. Without the glasses I cannot see the footholds easily either. Can I get glasses made up which would help with this? I suppose the ideal could be a different type of varifocal where the close range bit is in the middle and medium to long distance top bottom and around the edges.
My husbsnd has severe pain in his left eye it wakes him up at night and he says he feels as though he has been punched he had cataracts in both eyes done 3 years ago
Several months ago a piece of plastic bounced into my right eye, it was pretty painful but after about an hour it was fine and haven’t had any problems since. Last night at around 4 am I woke up with sharp stabbing pain in my right eye, I could barely open it and bright light was incredibly painful.
I think I have what is termed as floater in my right eye, they have been there for a week now. Should I book an opticians appointment or go to my GP, or will they disappear over time?
I was diagnosed with an eye ulcer in my left eye 5 weeks ago. I have been taking my eye drops as instructed and have been signed off by the eye doctor. But i can still see a clear bubble in the front of my eye. I have had no pain or blurred vision at all from this ulcer it was my optician who noticed it
Nearly two weeks ago I feel asleep with my daily contacts in my eye. Upon waking up I realised the one contact in my right eye had moved very far over to the right of my eye (towards my ear).
Had eye tests over the last eight years and they have always been very similar results, this year they have changed more in respect to the axis – would like to know why this is and if I should go for a second test to get this checked?
I have been wearing daily disposable contact lenses for four years without any problems. As of eight weeks ago my right eye began to get irritated by the contact lens (left eye is fine). The contact goes in easily however it doesn’t feel quite right. As the day goes on my eye starts to get itchy, at times it stings, and I get a light yellow discharge forming in the corner of my eye.