Eye allergy (or allergic eye disease) are typically associated with hay fever and atopic dermatitis. Medications and cosmetics may cause eye allergies. Allergic eye conditions include allergic conjunctivitis, conjunctivitis with atopic dermatitis, vernal keratoconjunctivitis, and giant papillary conjunctivitis. Dry eye, tear-duct obstruction, and conjunctivitis due to infection are frequently confused with eye allergies. Eye allergies may be treated with topical antihistamines, decongestants, topical mast-cell stabilizers, topical anti-inflammatory drugs, systemic medications, and allergy shots. Read more: Eye Allergy Article
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Treatment & Diagnosis
Medications & Supplements
- Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
- Periactin (cyproheptadine)
- loratadine, Claritin, Claritin RediTabs, Alavert, Claritin Hives Relief, Children's Claritin
- cetirizine, Zyrtec, Zyrtec Allergy, Zyrtec Hives
- fexofenadine, Allegra, Allegra Allergy, Allegra Hives, Children's Allegra, Mucinex Allergy
- cromolyn, Nasalcrom, Gastrocrom (Intal, Opticrom are discontinued)
- sodium chloride solution - ophthalmic, Muro-128
- ketorolac tromethamine (Acular, Acular LS, Acuvail)
- olopatadine - ophthalmic solution, Pataday, Patanol
- fluorometholone ointment - ophthalmic, FML S.O.P.
- desloratadine, Clarinex, Clarinex Reditabs
- EpiPen (epinephrine auto-injector, EpiPen Jr)
- lodoxamide - ophthalmic, Alomide
- emedastine solution - ophthalmic, Emadine
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