Acute Eye pain

Whenever I have cold, I cannot bear light especially traffic lights. My only option then is to lie down in dark for an hour at least.
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Dr. Chethan R S
Bangalore | General Physician

INR 250 for 24 hrs

Hi. it is photophobia. Most cases of photophobia can be managed using home remedies or lifestyle changes; however, some more severe instances may require medical treatment or input from a medical professional. Avoiding sunlight, closing the eyes and wearing tinted glasses can help manage light sensitivity due to a short-term condition. Additionally, vitamin B2 may help reverse eye sensitivity as can certain foods including wolfberries. Carotene in carrots and vitamin A also support eye health and may help manage light sensitivity. Vitamin E and l-carnosine are additional supplements that help treat more pervasive eye conditions.
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