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How Does Fibro Effect Your Eyes?

How Does Fibro Effect Your Eyes?

I have appointment to get eye exam by an "OD" eye doctor. The last time I had exam I told the DR that I was sure my eyes had gotten a lot worse in the past two years since previous appt. After the exam, he said my RX for new lenses have not changed that much! I did not know Fibro affected your eyes until reading stuff on this site. What type of testing should I ask DR to do on my eyes? My right eye also droops. My regular eye problems are stigmatism, and glare issues and… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I see an ophthalmologist (surgery doctor on eyes) and he does not see what I feel in my eyes. I have dry eyes too and tearing and eyeball pain some times. All he could tell me was to take artificial tears for the dry eyes. He does not know how to treat the eyeball pain or what it even is. Blurred vision is a common symptom from fibromyalgia. I have not been able to follow in a book for many years only if it is just a short paragraph maybe. Join some FB groups on fibro and you will find loads of information. Good luck.

posted over 4 years ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

my eyesight gets so blurry sometimes i can't drive.

posted over 4 years ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

This happens to me. Does sugar or certain foods high in yeast affect you guys? I think they impact me. I believe I am fighting candida on top of this which is making it worse.

posted over 2 years ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Thank you all for answers, my eyesight is blurry and dry.

posted over 4 years ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I have Optic Nerve swelling. Really awful headaches.

posted over 4 years ago
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