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What are vitamins good for photophobia?

Can vitamins supplement help photophobia? If it really work, what types of vitamins can help photophobia?
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  • lova


    There are many causes of photophobia, bad life styles is the main reason. Experts says that a vitamin B2 riboflavin deficiency is the one reason why suffer photophobia. So, we could safely say that vitamin can help photophobia. For the details, you could use riboflavin B2, 100mg or so, and plus the other vitamin B complex in the form of B50, take this a couple of months. And, vitamin A and carotene from carrots can also help photophobia. In your daily life, you could take these vitamins certainly in your diet. Gradually, you will be better. Best wishes!
  • charming_qtee


    There are many causes of photophobia, the most common with me is cataract, retinal detachment, and a vitamin B2 riboflavin deficiency. It Photophobia usually means people sensitive to light. The most common causes of photophobia is catatact. Besides, retinal detachment and vitamin b2 riboflavin deficiency can also contribute to photophobia. To treat it, you can take riboflavin B2, vitamin B complex in the form of B50 every 4 days for each week. And food with rich zeaxanthin are recommended. For example, you can intake more chinese wolfberries to help your eyes. Good luck.


    There are many causes of photophobia, the most common is cataract, retinal detachment, and a vitamin B2 deficiency. Vitamin B2 and vitamin A will be helpful for photophobia. Vitamin A is beneficial to photophobia, hyperdacryosis and blurred visions. Carrots, animal liver, eggs and milk is rich in Vitamin A. VitaminB2 ia effective to ophthalmia and anemia. Peanuts, beans, meat, eggs and some other foods contains Vitamin B2. You can take these food in daily life. Apart from this, you should avoid eyes exposure in the sunlight.
  • evelyn


    Photophabia also called light sensitivity. You may need to wear sunglasses to make you eyes adjust the sunlight. It may be just a temporary condition but it may also indicate a disease in you eyes. A deficiency of vitamin can cause photophobia which means in this case vitamin supplement can help cure the disease. You may need B2 which you can get from Chinese wolfberries. You may also need carotene and vitamin A. Many other causes can led to photophobia, so you’d better go check by your doctor.