... The floaters that we see are actually shadows. Shadows don't come in colors. ... (5 replies)
... Hi everyone!
I have this strange thing with my vision. If I look to the far right or left I see a spot... it's gray and somewhat translucent. This also happens when I look upwards. If I shake my head I can see the spots flickering.
This started when I was 25 and I'm now 34. I managed to live with it but now it's started to scare me as I think it may be getting slightly... (3 replies)
... ave any sort of degenerative problem. She did an exam and had me do a visual field test and told me my eyes and vision looked fine and some people just have more floaters than others. However, since my wellbutrin dosage has increased I've either noticed or developed new eye symptoms. ... (3 replies)
... to stop the inflammation. It helped for a month and was tapered off and didn't help much either by then. I also developed tons of floaters that caused me crazy anxiety. ... (7 replies)
I never knew that there were treaments for ey floaters...
I have a lot of them due to my super high progressive myopia.
but, I bet these thigns are not covered by insurance... (2 replies)
... Are you sure you have floaters and not an ocular migraine? ... (2 replies)
... to the Hospital ER, it was THAT BAD. Instead, as the lights subsided, I called my Opthm in the morning. They said I HAD to come in THAT DAY to be seen because floaters are a symptom of detatched retina. So, I did as I was told, saw the Dr. ... (16 replies)
... This is my first time ever posting on any site and I am unsure if this thread is still active. I am 22 and since I was 10/11 I have had flashing spots in my vision that have NEVER stopped or went away for even a second! I get dizzy and feel like my head is buzzing. I do not get any headaches. I have never had a diagnosis as my GP has not got a clue what I am on about. I... (7 replies)
... ack spots in my vision field for over a yr now. Happens when I look quickly upwards to the left or right and can last 1 to 5 mins. At first I thought it might be migraine aura'a and never got answers that satisfied me and I always fear I might faint .Its more intense in the sunlight. ... (7 replies)
... All the information:
- This has been a constant problem for around a year now.
- It all seemed to start after I had a migraine that was caused after I worked out (Weight lifting)
- I have been to eye doctors, regular doctors, have blood work done, I've had CT scans on my brain.....nothing abnormal has ever been found.
- I see dots, sometimes they are black, or... (0 replies)
... I feel EXACTLY the same way. I have been this way for over a year and was just diagnosed this month. I asked my doctor if this would eventually go away or if I would have to feel like this the rest of my life and he didn't know. ?! Scary. I am a bartender and have been unable to drink since this started. the last time I did I got tunnel vision. I am 25 years old and have been... (1 replies)
... A few times this month I really felt like i had a migraine coming on because my vision felt strange, but the migraine never came. ... (2 replies)
... yellow when I blink. I'm kind of aware "see" them with my eyes closed like a migraine aura. I can't see them at all in bright light. ... (2 replies)
... after a month of misdiagnoses i now know that i have a constant silent migraine. i have had well past 30 symptoms come and go but ill stick to the constant and major ones. Eye pain is the most troublesome, following is sensitivity to sound, ringing in the ears, bright light causes nausea, increase in floaters which i strongly believe is correlated regardless of what others... (1 replies)
... same with me, constant visual disturbances with eye pain and ringing in both ears. i do believe there is a correlation with floaters because the same happened with me. they are not preceived i know what a floater looks like and they are always the same. more come daily. ... (7 replies)
... I've been wearing glasses since I was 4 and in the past 20+ years, my vision has continued to deteriorate. I don't know much about the prescriptions but I do know that I'm at a -14 (o.d and o.s.) in both eyes and people usually look a little shocked.
I've worn contacts for many years and two years ago, switched back to glasses. I had forgotten about the horrible glare that... (0 replies)
... s or so.If I get them,I am not able to see facial features clearly,and stop, if driving, immediately.They last about 10to 20 minutes.All activity stops,since the floaters will freeze in place.I 1st got them when I used a blowtorch without proper glasses. ... (2 replies)
... minutes but sometimes for me they last hours or days. I also have blind spots. I've had a lot of vision and brain tests and the doctors think it may some kind of migraine variant or vascular issue, as there was no evidence of any eye problems. ... (7 replies)
... I am suffering from ocular migraine frequently
I do not get a headache
It starts with a white blind spot sometimes ,other times it starts with a shiny hairlike line that gets bigger ,and bigger, turns to colour ,moves across my vision within 30 minutes, sometimes affecting both eyes other times only one eye is affected
I got really scared of this blindness and went and had... (7 replies)
... however, it can produce the perception of floaters. So, in the case of a persistent aura it would be difficult to tell if the floaters were real or perceived. ... (7 replies)