... t it didn't create this "fold" thing that "disconnected" my crease. Overtime that awkward feeling that felt very much like a stye had gone away. Note that I have blepharitis in this eye but I treat it everyday with 2 10 minute applications of a warm compress as well as washing it with baby shampoo. ... (0 replies)
... I had blepharitis for about 5 years, about 2 years after I started wearing contacts. i think the contacts made it worse along with dry eye. The Restasis never did work very well. ... (6 replies)
... benny j, how long did you have blepharitis before going to do this procedure? ... (6 replies)
... Hey benny how long did you have blepharitis for before you say the doctor? ... (6 replies)
... hi Pauly,
I was on restasis before for 5 months and after the bleph-ex I stopped restasis and did Azasite for a week. Now I am only doing home lid scrubs once a day with lidhygenic soap.
I wear contacts. (6 replies)
... I had it done in Chicago by Dr Fried and it helped tremendously with my symptoms. It was really quick and not too bad to tolerate.
I will be back in six months for another treatment. (6 replies)
... Hi pauli
I did the wet ones and it made an improvement but did not work for me completely either. I think because the amount of benzethonium is variable on each cloth. an ointment would work better. My eye doc is trying to get one made at a pharmacy but that effort has not materialized yet.
In the meantime, i read on another message board that someone had success... (6 replies)
... I also think i have blepharitis on my other eye as i have a small lump there. Ive had this before but it feels like a foreign object in my eye. ... (0 replies)
... Has anyone had this procedure? I read that its pretty low cost and i read you have to do it 3-6 months. Does it work? Anyone have experience with it?
I using wet ones and it seems to help a bit but it doesn't seem to work as well as when i started it. (6 replies)
... It is definitively not blepharitis for me. I've started taking antibiotics and I will report after I am finished with them. ... (2 replies)
... Thought I would give all an update in relation to my condition :
Today has been the first day in over 2 months that I've woken up and got an extremely sore red eye (feels like conjunctivitis) however I spent the weekend doing a lot of renovation work in a dusty environment so it could well be linked to this as I didn't wear goggles, only glasses.
Other than this I've... (11 replies)
... This is interesting because my symptoms are very similar but I always get told that it's blepharitis causing mine. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Lucy,
This is just such an embarrasing problem.
Just wondering do you think that blepharitis can be passed on to intimate parts of someones body, if you had been rubbing your eyes when they was really badly inflamed with this horrid disease, and then you handled ones intimate parts.
All the doctors i have seen, dont think it can be passed on to intimate parts.
Regards... (17 replies)
... Just wanted to let you know that after I killed the Blepharitis I looked up why. ... (17 replies)
... The reason these wipes work is that Blepharitis is caused by staphylococcus. ... (17 replies)
... As mentioned above I always keep my eyelids closed when washing them with baby shampoo and it has been recommended by a doctor & an eye specialist.
I wasn't aware that there as also bacterial blepharitis, I was always under the impression it all came under the same umbrella.
So with bacterial would a dose of antibiotics generally calm the condition or completely remove... (11 replies)
... Baby shampoo is the doctor recommended treatment for Blepharitis, if it's not caused by bacteria. However it should follow a hot compress for 5 minutes on the eyes to loosen up the **** (for lack of a better word) clogging the glands. Then baby shampoo is effective at washing out the ****. The eyelids should be closed and the lashes gently washed with your finger.
I've... (11 replies)
... staphylococcal blepharitis, seborrhoeic blepharitis and meibomian blepharitis. All three types can cause similar symptoms. ... (27 replies)
... Were you ever given an antibiotic treatment? Sometimes Blepharitis is caused by bacteria; that might account for the inflamed lid. (11 replies)
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