If your eye allergy symptoms persist or you have tried an over-the-counter medication without relief, you should consult your doctor or eye care professional. If you decide to see a doctor or eye care professional here are some next steps:
After your doctor diagnoses you with eye allergies, thoroughly discuss your treatment options with him/her. There are a variety of medications and that can be used alone or along with other treatments that can relieve your eye allergy symptoms.
2. Talk to Your Doctor About Treatment
If your doctor diagnoses you with eye allergies, he or she will know the best treatment path. You may be prescribed medications that target the relief of specific eye allergy symptoms, such as itching.
3. Living with Eye Allergies
It’s important to keep up with your medications and also be mindful of preventive methods that can make your eye allergies more manageable. This will help your allergies be the least disruptive to your life as possible. Talk to your doctor about more tips you can use in your daily life to get control of your eye allergies.
To prepare a list of questions about eye allergies, view the Doctor Discussion Guide.