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What causes cloudy gas permeable contact lenses?

I have gas permeable contact lenses. I have worn them for over 15 years. Now when i put them in they cloud up and get deposits on them. So I will take out and wash and like in 2 minutes spots are back. I ...
 

Pain in eyes, blurred vision on using contact lenses. Tiny cyst found in cornea, advised to remove. Treating with drops and lotions

My wife, sixty years old, has been wearing gas permeable contact lenses most of her life. Several times a year, especially spring, she experiences severe pain in her eyes from the pollen . She wears ...
 

Is it safe to use old rigid gas permeable lenses?

Thank you. This morning I lost one of my RGP lenses down the bathroom sink! I have an older back up pair, so I reached for those. However, when I opened the case, the solution had mostly evaporated, leaving a gummy residue. I was able to rinse...
 

What does a cloudy spot on gas permeable lenses indicate?

I wear Gas permeable lenses and i have wore them for 26 years. My problem is I put my contact on today and its feeling really weird, like its on the wrong eye but I know it isnt. I did the switch ...
 

Rigid gas permeable lenses and there is a small black dot

I just picked up my Rigid Gas Permeable lenses and there is a small black dot on the edge of the right one. Is that normal? I haven t worn hard ones before. Also, why do I have to wait until 24 hours ...
 

What causes contact lenses fogging?

, but about 6 weeks ago I had a virus/throat infection and ever since then my contact lenses have been getting a kind of film on part of them - generally near the middle - even on the first day of use. I am cleaning ...
 

What causes redness and irritation in eyes while on contact lenses?

Hello. i wear contact lenses and I guess I don t really clean them often but sometimes when i wear them they cause my eye to become red and irriate my eye and white stuff builds up in the corner of my ...
 

What causes pain in eye on using contact lenses?

Hi I maced a guy in self defense since sunday...7 days now and I was wearing contacts at the time and accidentally got it in my eyes.....I placed the contacts in a special cleaning disinfectant that makes it like ...
 

What causes thickness in the eyes?

I have wore gas permeable contact lenses for about 15 Years. I have never had a problem, until my last pair my eye Dr can t seem to get them right after 6 pair, so I went somewhere else, having ...
 

Have astigmatism. Getting allergy with contacts. Taken claritin. Which is better breathable toric soft lenses or rigid gas permeable?

Was wondering what type of contacts would be better for me; breathable toric soft lenses or rigid gas permeable? I have astigmatism & have been wearing non-breathable toric soft lenses the past 3 yrs ...
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Does dirty contact lenses cause blepharoconjunctivitis?

I have been diagnosed with Blepharoconjunctivitis. I used to wear contact lenses, when this medical condition occured 3 years ago. I know that I did not clean my contact lenses properly. Could dirty contact ...
 

Itchy watery eyes after wearing rigid gas permeable lens. Have Keratconus. Any other way to correct vision?

HI I have been told that i have keratoconus & was recommended a Rigid gas permeable lens . But cant wear that as my eyes starts watering & iching. I cant see small prints, is there any other alternative ...
 

Have put Optimum Cleaning Disinfection solution on suction cup to take out contact lenses. Suggest?

I have put Optimum Cleaning Disinfection solution on my suction cup to take out contact in my eye instead of the wetting drops. The disinfection is in my eye. What should I do beside rinsing my eye ...
 

Is it safe to use contact lenses for high number?

Dear Doc., I was using spacs -4(L) & -3.75(R) since 2001. Last week, i have started using contect lenses for office hours. I want to know if there is any side effect/ harm in using contect lenses for such high numbere lenses.
 

What causes difficult in focusing with contact lenses?

Hello, I am a healthy 43 year old nearsighted female who wears contacts and I have astigmatism in both eyes I have noticed my eyes are very slow to focus when trying to focus from reading something up close to looking far away. I understand this...
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