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Eyes have been acting strange...
Eyes have been acting strange recently. I have noticed they are really reflective in the mirror now. Its like I'm looking into a mirror and I can see myself in my eyes. Also they seem more white than usual and I have trouble seeing at night. At night I see a white film over the darkness. After I look into a screen, the whiteness stays for awhile. They also kind of burn and all the time. They are just off compared to what they used to be. Also, the red veins are not as prominent. No idea what could this be, It is either causes by my sinus salt rinse that dried my tears or the sinus infection, or my strict diet. Really need help on this one, it is hard to see at night.
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Customer reply replied 26 days ago
here are pictures of my eyes they are really reflective for some reason.
Customer reply replied 26 days ago
Here is another picture.
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Eye Doctor: MD Doc, Dr replied 25 days ago
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Hi,

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There can be many reason for trouble seeing at night, but given your symptoms of burning, look of eyes, the commonest cause is dryness of eyes. This is more so because of mostly increased screen time in our day to day life (cell phones, lap tops, e readers, ipads, TV etc). In the absence of any other complaints like blurring of vision, discharge etc I would recommend you to use lubricating eye drops like genteal, systane etc (available over the counter). Try to restrict screen time.

If there is no improvement in next few weeks then you need to consult an Ophthalmologist to rule out other possibilities like Vitamin A deficiency, retinitis pigmentosa etc

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