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Why are my eyes bloodshot after exercising?
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Why are my eyes bloodshot after exercising?

I am 16 almost 17 years old. I exercise alot. I use to notice that only my left eye use to get bloodshot. but recently i noticed that both of them have become very bloodshot. THey hurt around the eye lid area. And it is also a little blurry after i finish exercising. Why is this? WHat should i do?
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Start with an eye exam by an Eye MD. If its normal then it's just the dilation of blood vessesl (vasodilation) that goes along with exercise.
JCH MD
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After my one hour spinning class, my eyes are very bloodshot.  Could it be high blood pressure?  My eye exam last month was normal.  Should I be worried?

Kim
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HBP would not be a likely cause. It's easy enough to have BP checked. When we exercise adrenaline (epinephrine) is dumped into the body's system. It is a vasodilator makes blood vessels dilate.

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