... 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)
... I have persistant migraine aura and I've developed some new floaters at the same time. ... (7 replies)
... I have had a different experience for my floaters that started 30 years ago.I was using a blow torch to peel paint off my house,when this started.My family Dr. ... (17 replies)
... Many people are not aware that they have developed PVD but some notice symptoms such as floaters or flashing lights. Floaters can take many forms from little dots, circles, lines, to clouds or cobwebs. ... (6 replies)
... spot floaters that would float away when i try to look at them but its always there. this all started in my right eye. well now im starting to get them in my left eye too. ... (6 replies)
... Hi DD
What you see in your eye does it look kinda like a lightening bolt? I see lightening bolts at the beginning of a migraine...
Take care (4 replies)
... You can look up migraine triggers online. In my case, the trigger now is a sore back or neck, but for many people it is a certain food. ... (4 replies)