The fight against ocular allergies
Warm sunny days are here and welcomed them with open arms after a long, cold winter. The disadvantage of allergic patients is that the allergens are omnipresent and appear to be particularly bad this year.
Allergies affect not only nasal passages but also affect their eyes. Ocular allergy or allergic conjunctivitis may cause itching, redness, swelling, tear, photosensitivity, and swollen eyes. Severity of symptoms ranging from mild irritation to severe itching and burns
It is estimated that 20% of Americans suffer from eye diseases. The eyes are particularly sensitive to allergies and irritants. Allergens cause the cells of the eye to release histamine, which causes dilatation of the vessels and itching of mucous membranes, which can also affect the eyes and the lining. When the blood vessels dilate, more than one allergen molecule may flow from the blood stream to the eye, causing redness and swelling.
Allergens are more common in the open air, but common indoor allergens include animal hair, dust and mold. These indoor allergens are present throughout the year and cause perennial allergic conjunctivitis for some.
The wearers of contact lenses, irritation caused by ocular allergies may be particularly severe. Allergens can bind to the surface of the contact lens and prolong the eye exposure. Ocular allergies may lead to some contact lenses to stop the contact retrieval. Increasing the frequency of lens exchange can be useful. Talk to your doctor about the daily disposable dose. According to a study, 67% of allergic patients reported better day-to-day comfort. Reaction of symptoms to anti-histamine drugs may indicate whether symptoms are caused by allergies. Allergic examination and review of the patient's life and environment helps to identify the sources
If you have allergic eye diseases:
· See Allergy to Identify Symptomatic Allergens
The eyes. Compression reduces inflammation in the vessels. The artificial tears cooled in the refrigerator provide similar relief.
· Local medicines are often used and are generally effective in ocular allergic therapy. Direct delivery of medicines to the eye reduces the risk of side effects in other areas of the body. Double anti-allergic drugs are used twice a day and combine antihistamin with drugs that stabilize eye mast cells. These medicines can be used before taking the lenses after morning and night removing, by wearing contact lenses and minimizing discomfort associated with allergies. Ask your doctor if this is your case.
- Published On : 2 years ago on June 4, 2018
- Author By : 346@dmin
- Last Updated : June 4, 2018 @ 5:33 pm
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