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Warm Compresses for Eye Problems

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Overview

Warmth may relieve pain, relax muscle spasms, increase circulation, and help heal a wound or other problems that affect the eye.

For an eye problem, use either of the following methods:

Commercial hot packs are not recommended. They are often too heavy and bulky to use near the eye. Also, if a commercial hot pack leaks, chemicals from the bag might get in the eye.


Credits for Warm Compresses for Eye Problems

Current as of: July 10, 2023

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