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My right eye seems sore and is sometimes full of matter in

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My right eye seems sore and is sometimes full of matter in the morning.It seems to get worse after long hours at work or driving more so than the left eye
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. PG replied 3 years ago.

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since when are you ahving these symptoms?

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any itching or irritation in the eye?

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any redness?

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what eye drops did you use?

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are you prone to any allergies like skin allergy, sinusitis, sneezing etc?

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any other medicines athat you are using?

Expert:  Dr. PG replied 3 years ago.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.
This has been going on for about a year No itch but there is some redness I Have been using over the counter zaditor but it does not seem to help No allergy and no other meds
Expert:  Dr. PG replied 3 years ago.

Thanks for the information.

Have you been evaluated by an Ophthalmologist?

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.
No I have not seen anyone
Expert:  Dr. PG replied 3 years ago.

ok

You seem to have unusual symptoms

The first possibility that might be there in your case is an allergy. Allergies usually vary with season change over the year. They are also associated with some itching. Zaditor is a good eye drop and some improvement is usually noticed in allergies. This is true for mild cases. In severe or chronic allergies, additional eye drops might be required like visine-A, Naphcon-A etc (available over the counter). These are again mild drops and should be used with zaditor. But if there is no improvement, then you need to consult an Ophthalmologist for a detailed first hand evaluation and if need be giving mild steroid eye drops.

Also, sometimes mild associated dryness can cause collection of debris or discharge in the morning. So, using lubricating eye drops like genteal/optive/refresh tears etc (available over the counter) would take care of the dryness.

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