Eye Allergy drops for adults and children
Because of the special physiological and anatomical features of the human eye every second prone to various pathogens allergies: pet hair, pollen, flowers, mold, cosmetic products, dust and various volatile chemical particles.
Allergy symptoms in the eyes may be different as in the clinical picture and the specific location changes. It may be minor inflammation of the eyelids with the constant flow of them or multiple lesions of the retina and optic nerve, in both adults and children.
The most common allergic diseases of the human eye at the moment include:
- allergic dermatitis, which affects the integuments of the eyelids. Manifestations of the disease can be the edema of the eyelids and redness, a bubbly rash. The symptoms usually result from a rather high sensitivity to ingredients of cosmetics. Such a state can emerge from the influence of the professional nuances. Often your eyes are turning workers industry: chemical processing and food enterprises;
- acute or chronic allergic conjunctivitis. This disease is accompanied by redness of the eye and active watery eyes in adults and in children.. When acute course of the disease can be quite pronounced edema of the mucosa;
- pollinozy conjunctivitis. Characterized by a certain seasonality. To manifest the disease can fever, like Antihistamines in the form of drops based on substances that inhibit the allergic reaction, it can be a means: "Patanol", "Ketotifen", "Azelastine", "Lekrolin" or "Olopatadine". They are characterized by a powerful ability to relieve Allergy symptoms. Even when acute disease itching and excessive tearing are blocked.
Active ingredients drops for the eyes for children, for example, inhibit secretion of histamine and hinder its release, the activity of the fat cells is suppressed.
The funds that balance the membrane permeability, reduce the likelihood of exposure of cells of the body with a source of Allergy. Almost all drugs in a manner not different from those that involve the systemic use. At the same time, side effects after such therapy is much lower.
Drugs, relieving inflammation of the eye, can be a corticosteroid, for example, "Loteprednol" or non-steroidal – "Acular". They are quite effective and can relieve itching and swelling. It should be noted that the use of such anti-inflammatory agents should be rather careful and carefullythe supervision of the doctor who prescribes eye drops for allergies.
These drugs may cause clouding of the eye lens, glaucoma, syndrome dry eye. Eye drops inflammation can definitely be indicated in cases when the top layers of the eye susceptible to the development of infectious and allergic inflammation.
Vasoconstrictor eye drops for allergies are substances that have a symptomatic effect. Such drugs include drops "Okumetil", "visine", "Ottilia".
These funds will greatly relieve redness and swelling of the eyes, minimize the soreness of the mucous membranes, itching, and watery eyes. If used for a long time, it may be addictive. If you cancel the same such drops, almost all of the allergic symptoms will occur again.
It should be noted that vasoconstrictor eye drops could be absorbed via blood vessels in the eyes and get thus into the General circulation. The result is a negative impact on all organs and tissues.
How to apply eye drops?
Like any other eye drops, Allergy should be prescribed it by a doctor. Extremely not recommended to independently change their dosage or without the knowledge of the specialist to stop taking.
In those cases where provision is made for the use of several means of treatment of the eye, it is very important to adhere strictly to their order and quality to withstand all time intervals.
Almost all drops include storage in the fridge, but before using them you need to warm up a little. Otherwise, there may be insufficient absorption of the drug, leading to eye irritation in adults and in children.
Some drops can cause discomfort in the form of a burning sensation. If this persists more than three days, the doctor will cancel the treatment and then Allergy eye will require a different approach.
Those patients who are constantly forced to use contact lenses, should wear them only after 10 minutes after dripped eyes.
Don't forget that many drugs to eliminate allergic reactions in the eyes can have certain contraindications and side effects. For this reason, only the optometrist can prescribe the correct dosage and frequency of use.