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05 Feb 2004

eye twitch
please could you tell me what causes an eye twitch, my right eye has started twitching, its making me very self concious..
it twitches from the bottom eye lid.
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CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Wonder, it’s usually nothing serious. It might be due to a slight electrolyte imbalance in the tissues surrounding the eye and this causes the eye to twitch. Next time it happens, put a pinch of salt under your tongue and see what happens. If it doesn’t clear up the best would be to see your doctor. Good luck.
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