The sudden appearance of symptoms such as watery, itchy and red eyes is often affected by a person’s ability to see properly. This often happens when the eyes come in contact with an allergen. An allergen refers to a substance that is harmless to people who are not allergic to it but affect others. When eyes come into the contact of allergens, a chemical named histamines releases that produce allergic reactions.
Some examples of the allergens that trigger ocular allergies involve weeds, grass, dust mites, pollens, smoke, perfumes and pet danders. Some people are allergic to even cosmetics and eye drops. While some people are prone to allergic reactions if they have a family history of ocular allergies.
There is a wide variety of treatment option available to cure eye allergies, but nothing is much effective than homeopathy. It has been considered as the best and holistic option to treat a variety of eye conditions, especially acute symptoms of ocular allergies. Homeopathy aims to address the severe tendency of ocular allergies. the medicines and remedies used in the homeopathy for managing ocular allergies are of natural origin, thus they do not cause any harm or side effects.
Homeopathy can easily treat the symptoms of ocular allergies which include, watery eyes, burning eyes, itching in eyes, redness of eyes and swollen eyelids. Moreover, people experience nasal symptoms such as sneezing, stuffy nose, runny nose and itching in nostrils. If these types of ocular allergies are present all year round, they are referred to as perennial allergies. Animal danders and dust mites are the two most common causes of perennial allergy.
What Are The Common Types Of Ocular Allergies?
Homeopathy is the most preferred choice among eye doctors to treat some common type of ocular allergies such as atopic keratoconjunctivitis, allergic conjunctivitis (seasonal and perennial), contact allergic conjunctivitis and vernal kerato conjunctivitis.
Allergic Conjunctivitis: Homeopathy responds well to allergic conjunctivitis of both seasonal and perennial. The symptoms include red eyes, itchy and watery discharge and burning sensation in the eyes.
Atopic Kerato Conjunctivitis: This type of ocular allergy usually affects older patients. Symptoms of atopic kerato conjunctivitis include burning, itchy and red eyes. Some people also suffer from thick mucus discharge from eyes that make eyelids to stick together. This can also cause permanent scarring of the cornea and even visual impairment if left untreated.
Contact Allergic Conjunctivitis: Contact allergic conjunctivitis occurs due to irritation by using contact lenses. Also, it causes when the protein releases in tears tend to bind the lens surface.
Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis: It often affects children and young adults. Apart from symptoms like watery eyes, itchy eyes and thick, stringy mucus discharge, people also experience sensitivity to light, a sensation of foreign body in the eyes.
Homeopathy is a very effective treatment procedure for all these sorts of allergies. A homeopathic eye doctor makes a thorough checkup of your ocular allergic conditions and then provides you with suitable treatment.