Blurred Vision

The inability to see fine details due to a lack of sharpness of vision is called a blurred vision. Your vision can get blurred because of nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, presbyopia, bleeding into the eye, corneal abrasion, cataracts, certain medications, an eye infection or trauma. If you experience blurred vision, severe headaches, speech problems, and facial drooping, go to the emergency room, as these are signs of a stroke.

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I am experiencing weakness, blurry vision, and becoming unconscious. Why?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 21-year-old female. I experience weakness and shakiness all day, and then suddenly, my vision gets blurry. I even lost consciousness and fell. This happened a few hours back, and now I feel pressure on the left side of my head. I feel confused and am having trouble thinking. I am al...  Read Full »

Dr. J. N. Naidu

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Common causes of dizziness are anemia, dehydration, fear, stress, and hypoglycemia. 1. Drink an adequate amount of water (two to three liters daily). 2. Do not go out without taking adequate breakfast. I suggest you take the following tests to assess, 1) Hemoglobin a...  Read Full »

Can I take Zylopred drops in stead of Vigadexa for the viral infection in my eye?

Query: Hello doctor, My eye had a viral infection but the doctor gave me Vigadexa, Flur, and Ara drops and infection has been under control after 10 days of medications. Now, there is no discharge, no pain, no red eye but suddenly my vision from the infected eye get severely blurred. As per the doctor, th...  Read Full »

Dr. Rahul Vaswani

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I would like to know who made the diagnosis of a viral infection? Vigadexa (Moxifloxacin and Dexamethasone) and Zylopred (Gatifloxacin Topical and Loteprednol) both contain steroids and are not recommended for viral infections. I really do not find a re...  Read Full »

Can optic neuritis cause sudden blurred vision?

Query: Hi doctor, I have multiple sclerosis, diabetes, epilepsy, optic neuritis, and celiac disease. I had a scan to find out the cause and treatment for the conditions and nothing was found. Now the bottom half of vision from my left eye has gone blurred all of a sudden, yet the optician said the back of ...  Read Full »

Dr. Bn Bhagat

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. By your typing and spelling errors, I guess you are having difficulty typing on the keyboard due to blurred vision. Regarding the sudden blurring of vision in the bottom half of the left vision after waking up, I suspect it to be an inferior ...  Read Full »

What does it mean to get headaches following blurred vision?

Query: Hi doctor, I have been experiencing blurry vision. I have been examined by an eye specialist many times, and there is nothing wrong with my eyes. The blurring occurs in one eye for 15 to 20 minutes only, but I can still see things with blurring. After the blurring, I always get a headache. I had...  Read Full »

Dr. Aida Abaz Quka

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern, and I would explain that your symptoms could suggest migraines with an ocular aura. Sometimes aura may not be associated with headaches, and sometimes migraine headaches are not typical.Your blood test reports indicate low zinc, magnesium, and ...  Read Full »

Why do I have blurred vision, jitteriness, and high blood sugar even under medication?

Query: Hi doctor,I am having symptoms like jitteriness and blurry vision. My blood sugar is 155 without eating. I have been trying to control it with diet alone. Currently, I am taking Prilosec, Losartan, Coreg, and Buspar. My concern is my sugar being high without eating. I ate about 20 minutes ago and ha...  Read Full »

Dr. Arpit Varshney

Answer: Hello,Welcome to can understand your concern. I want to tell you that not only do low blood sugar levels cause jitteriness, but also increased blood sugar levels and fluctuations in blood pressure levels can also cause the same. I suggest getting an HbA1c level and consulting your phys...  Read Full »

Is my blurry vision due to acoustic trauma that occurred three months back?

Query: Hi doctor,I have a situation that is causing me lots of concern, and I have seen many specialists in my country, but it did not help. Three months back, just before Christmas, I suffered an acoustic noise trauma. The doctor had performed a micro-suction ear wax removal which caused a very louder noi...  Read Full »

Dr. Asha Barboza

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern. So sorry to hear about your predicament. From the details you have given so far, I understand that all these issues began after getting your ear wax removed. You mentioned that you had dental swelling, which could have been an infection that co...  Read Full »

I have blurry vision after suffering from an acoustic trauma. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, Two months ago, I suffered an acoustic trauma after a loud microsuction in my ears to remove ear wax. It left me with tinnitus, hyperacusis, and aural fullness. This settled after a few weeks. Later after two and a half weeks, my wisdom tooth got triggered, and my gums were swollen. T...  Read Full »

Dr. Shyam Kalyan. N

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Visual change after noise blast seems an infrequent and unlikely event. Please answer the following questions so that I can help you better. 1) How is your hearing now? 2) Have you done any hearing tests recently? 3) Do you have vertigo? 4) Is there any spinning ...  Read Full »

Did acoustic trauma after micro-suction cause blurred and double vision?

Query: Hello doctor,Two months ago, I suffered an acoustic trauma after a loud microsuction procedure in my ears to remove ear wax. It left me with tinnitus, hyperacusis, and ear fullness. It got settled after a few weeks, and while at its worst around two and a half weeks to three weeks, it triggered my w...  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern. As per your description, one thing I can say is that acoustic trauma or dental problem would not affect the vision. Regarding the eye symptoms, I would like to know the following,1) Do you mainly have blurring of vision or after effect? or also...  Read Full »

I was diagnosed with sinusitis, and now my vision is blurred. Why?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been experiencing pressure in my sinuses and earache for two weeks. I visited the doctor and was diagnosed with sinusitis. I was advised to revisit after ten days; if it does not get better. I still have constant pain in my head when I shake it, and the pain radiates to my left e...  Read Full »

Dr. Arpit Varshney

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern. According to all the symptoms that you were having, the diagnosis was sinusitis. But now, since you are experiencing blurred vision, there could be a possibility of neurological disease. But since we are not having precise details of your sympt...  Read Full »

What is causing eye itchiness and blurry vision?

Query: Hello doctor, I think I have a problem with my cornea. I had itchy eyes (due to hay fever) last week. During that time, I had a gritty feeling in my right eye which made me rub my eyes. It got really sore and small thread-like materials are coming out of my eye. I am scared if it is part of my corn...  Read Full »

Dr. Dada Peer K

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Evaluation of your history indicates that you are having allergic conjunctivitis with probable involvement of cornea resulting in keratoconjunctivitis. The thread-like material coming out of the eyes indicate ropy discharge which is typically seen in allergic conjunc...  Read Full »

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