Also known as Swelling Of Eyelid, Swollen Eyelid, and Puffy Eyelid
Eyelid swelling is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.
The most common causes of eyelid swelling are stye, conjunctivitis, and blepharitis. Other possible causes, such as eczema, are more rare.
Within all the people who go to their doctor with eyelid swelling, 50% report having eyelid lesion or rash, 50% report having eye redness, and 43% report having pain in eye.
Patients with eyelid swelling often receive microscopic examination (bacterial smear; culture; toxicology) and other extraocular muscle and orbit therapeutic procedures .
The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with eyelid swelling include erythromycin, erythromycin ophthalmic, dexamethasone-tobramycin ophthalmic, sodium sulfacetamide ophthalmic, olopatadine ophthalmic, gentamicin ophthalmic, proparacaine ophthalmic, tobramycin ophthalmic, tetracaine (one touch), bacitracin ophthalmic, tobramycin (tobi), fluorescein ophthalmic and amantadine .
|Sodium Sulfacetamide Ophthalmic|
|Tetracaine (One Touch)||$12|
Groups of people at highest risk for eyelid swelling include race/ethnicity = other age 1-4 years.