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What is the cost and availabilty of contacts lens for color blindness ?

where are the contact lenses for colour blind paitents are available in India and how much they are costing to.
Asked On : Sat, 9 Jul 2011
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Ophthalmologist 's  Response
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You have to understand the basics of contact lenses.They will replace glasses(other than cosmetic)since the colour blindness is not a defect of power of the eye it is not helped by contact lens.
Answered: Mon, 11 Jul 2011
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Color vision deficiency or color blindness is the inability to perceive differences between some of the colors that others can distinguish.
Causes –
1.     Mostly genetically transmitted.
2.     Damage to eye, nerve, or brain.
3.     Exposure to certain chemicals.

Artificial Eye Co is a Government registered company and we provide contact lenses to the colour blinds so that they can see like a normal person.
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Answered: Fri, 11 Jan 2013
Nephrologist Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha's  Response
Thanks for the query. Lenses for color blindness is not yet available in india because it is not as common as the european population. If you go to an opthalmologist at a good set up he will know someone who can get it for you. Have a healthy living
Answered: Sun, 10 Jul 2011
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