Hi. I'll be happy to help you with your question.
Has you doctor ever mentioned a condition called GPC?
what is GPC?
GPC is a condition related to allergies to the contacts, from protiens associated to them, not the silicone itself.
do you have any discharge/mucus?
yes in the morning when i wake up
With allergies it is very common for the area around the tear duct to be the most involved since, when you blink, the allergens are concentrated there. It is possible that you have a few things going on at once here.....allergies as well as blepharitis.
what should I do to avoid this happening again and again?
Trying to find what you are allergic to is very hard to do....it could be anything and it could be more then one thing. Since you have had this problem for over a year, off and on, makes this likely. You could use over the counter allergy treatments for the possible allergies, or see a physician for some Rx meds and/or a complete allergy workup but before doing that I think you should try to treat the possible blepharitis. This is easy to do.
Buy some no more tears, unsented, baby shampoo. When you are in the shower, put the shampoo on your index fingers, close your eyelids and scrub back and forth across your EYELASH line. This will help in two ways
and what is blepharitis?
it will wash away allegens and get the meibomium glands (a glad that makes one component of your tear film) back online. Blepharitis is a very, very common dysfunction of the tear glands. By what you are telling me of your history I feel you have this problem
It is OK to continue with your normal makeup. Switching to the acuvue one day lenses should also help.
What else can I share with you today?
do i need to use any tear drop since my eyes also feel very dry
It has been a pleasure to assist you. If you would be so kind as to press the 'accept' button I would appreciate it. Any feedback you would like to give would also be welcome.
Natural tears, preservative free, are good to use
they have no chemicals that could contribute to your possible allergies
you are welcome. Have a good weekend.
and do i need to use Lotemx or Patady?
How well have they worked for you so far? They both have a preservative that can complicate the issue even they both work to supress allergies and allergy symptoms.
there are also preservatives in you CTL solution, but with a daily lens you shouldn't be useing any of that now.
I wish they had spell check to catch typo's on chat :)
:) lotmex and patady makes my eyes very dry , do u have any suggestiong for teardrop?
thanks for your advice and hope it will get better
In that case I would stop them, do the lid scrubs, maybe even add warm compresses a few times a day, and use any brand of tear replacement drop that says "no preservative". They usually come in small, single dose, plastic vials and can be expensive. You can use the container until it is empty by putting it on a table etc so it doesn't leak out until the next use
all the tear drops are overpriced and the same so just buy the least expensive ones
It was my pleasure to help. Enjoy the fall weather (unless you are in California where they don't fall :) )
thanks again and nope am in Texas :)