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Double vision. Mostly when lying down or later in day when

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Double vision. Mostly when lying down or later in day when fatigued.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: No not yet. Just advocate vitamins is all.
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Customer: Nope
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.
Since when are you having this issue?
Do you have any other symptom or past illness?

Do you take any medicine?

How old are you?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Well I think my eyesight is slipping. Particularly, my close-up vision. Although, The double vision has really just started in the last week. I don't have any other symptoms or illnesses. I do take add the care MNS vitamins but that is it. I am 47 years old.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can see clearly by covering up either eye. The double vision seems to be stacked above one another diagonally.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for all the information,
I am sorry for your symptoms.
The symptom should not be neglected.
I would advise to get an examination by an ophthalmologist.
Ophthalmologist can take a detailed examination to rule out an eye cause.
Those may come from cornea, lens or from muscles that move the eye.
An infection of the cornea, cataract can cause it.
If any weakness of external eye muscle is discovered he may refer you for a neurological examination.
In addition certain brain / nerve conditions like TIA,aneurysm, migraine etc. may cause it.
You may need CT/ MRI examination too.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

You are always welcome.
If you are satisfied, please leave an excellent rating.
Best wishes.