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Last night around 5 PM, I had a sharp pain in my right eye

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Last night around 5 PM, I had a sharp pain in my right eye near my tear duct. I had a few reoccurences last night, but thus far have no vision issues. I had no headache or strange discharges, but now I'm having some similar pains in my left eye. What should I do?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Stevens replied 7 years ago.
Sharp pains are typically surface issues related to dry eye syndrome. With the lack of any visual symptoms, this is typically not worrisome. I would suggest purchasing a lubricating eye drop such as Refresh Celluvisc and using it every 2 hours in both eyes. It should resolve the issue in a day or 2, if not see your eye doc for a check. Dr. Stevens
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