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Could this be hay fever?

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Greenteandchives Fri 19-Jun-15 11:26:40

My eyes are streaming and so sore I want to rip them out. I can hardly see and am constantly mopping. I am sure people think I am crying. Could I have developed a pollen allergy out of the blue? What can I do? Any help gratefully received!

CityDweller Fri 19-Jun-15 18:21:51

Try an antihistamine and see if it helps? I take Clarityn. Expect pharmacist can recommend some eye drops too.

Greenteandchives Fri 19-Jun-15 22:58:47

Thanks for responding. I will get some tomorrow. I am just surprised as I haven't had this before!

Iloveonionchutney Fri 19-Jun-15 23:01:42

I've known people who have developed hay fever one year after not having suffered before unfortunately. It can affect my eyes like that too, definitely try an antihiamine first.

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