Answer: Hello dear, Babies are often born with a duct that is not fully open, so the tears are unable to drain away. Your baby's watery eye should get better on its own in a few weeks, once her tear duct has opened up. You can remove any sticky liquid or crusting by bathing her eye with cooled boiled water and cotton wool. In some situations, the eye drops given at the time of birth can cause eye irritation and such kind of eye issues disappears on its own. Breast milk is also very beneficial in an eye infection. If the eye irritation occurs by blocking tear duct, then simply a gentle warm massage between the eye and nasal area helps to ease the infant’s painful condition. It is also very important to wash hands by using sanitizer before and after touching the infected eyes.
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Question: My baby is two months old from last two days water is coming out from his left eye without redness but making eye sticky.please suggest is there anything to worry.
Answer: Hello dear Your baby's tear duct may not have fully developed yet. This can cause her eye to be very watery.Babies are often born with a duct that is not fully open, so the tears are unable to drain away. Remedies: You can remove any sticky liquid or crusting by bathing her eye with cooled boiled water and cotton wool.
Question: Hello my baby is 2.5 months old . From his left eye water is coming out from his birth time till now . What may b the reason?? Plzz help me out.
Answer: Hi dear,it may be due to tear duct development.many baby's tear duct may be not developed properly.Don't worry this will not harm ur baby.Her eyes should look healthy and white. If she seems to be in discomfort, or her eyes are pink, it could be a sign of another type of eye condition.In most cases, your baby’s eye should get better on its own in a few months, once her tear duct has opened up. In the meantime, you can remove any sticky liquid or crusting by wiping her eye with sterile water (water that has been boiled and then cooled) and cotton wool. So don't worry,Hope this will help.
Question: My baby is 3 months 22 days old..sometimes Water is coming out from his left eye since 6-7 days.. what to do??
Answer: Hello, The problem should clear up on its own, but watery eyes may return if your baby gets a cold as the newly opened tear duct may become blocked easily. In rare cases, a watering eye in a baby is due to other eye problems. The problem will usually go away as soon as your baby's tear ducts finish developing.