Allergic Conjunctivitis

Allergic Conjunctivitis

  • – Abnormal response of sensitive eyes to contact with irritating substances
  • – Can occur with allergic rhinitis
  • – Reduce the quality of life
  • – Usually, a temporary condition associated with seasonal allergies.

Cause of allergic conjunctivitis:

  • 1. Smoke
  • 2. Mould
  • 3. Pollen from grass, trees, and ragweed
  • 4. Pet dander
  • 5. House dust mites



  1. – Itching
  2. – Burning
  3. – Redness
  4. – Tearing
  5. – Swelling
  6. – Sensitivity to light

How to avoid:

1. Avoid using fans

2. Keep air conditioning units clean

3. Wear sunglasses or glasses when outdoors

4. Avoid outdoors when windy

5. If allergic to pets

    1. – Keep them outside
    2. – Wash hands after touching pets
    3. – Do not allow pets in the bedroom
    4. – Wash clothing
    5. – Avoid carpets

6. If allergic to molds

  1. – Keep humidity levels in your home to about 30-50%
  2. – Clean highly humid areas like basements, bathrooms
  3. – Use de-humidifier

6. If allergic to dust mites

    1. – Keep dust away from your skin
    2. – Use allergen-reducing covers for your bedding
    3. – Wash your bedding frequently
    4. – Wash bedding with hot water
    5. – Clean floors with a damp mop

Dr. Ramesh Murthy at AXIS EYE CLINIC has more than 20 years of experience and has trained at the best eye institutes in India and abroad. His vast experience helps him in tackling the most complex cases with ease. He has a pleasant demeanor and is frank and honest in revealing to the patients beforehand what to expect and what the result will be. He is positive, friendly, and always has a determination to do the best for the patient.

 Dr. Ramesh Murthy is a renowned eye surgeon and one of the best cataract surgeons in Pune, well-known for his excellent results. He is considered among the best eye specialists in Pune. He is also among the best oculoplasty and best squint surgeons in the city of Pune. He is available at Axis Eye Clinic, Pune which is among the best eye clinics in Pune. The staff at Axis Eye Clinic are well versed with Mediclaim and insurance procedures and are always there to help you. Axis Eye Clinic is impaneled for cashless eye surgery with all insurance companies and has facilities for Bajaj Finance.

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