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can you use clear eyes redness relief with contacts

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Only rewetting drops that are designed for contact lens use should be used with contacts in place.

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
No: You should not use any medicated eye drops with contacts in your eyes. Wait five minutes before putting in contacts after you have instilled eye drop ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Not a good idea: The drops that are entitled "gets the red out" are drying. Your best bet is to abandon these and use lubricating or tear replacement drops. These wi ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
No: The only drops that can be used with contact lenses in place are rewetting drops for contact lens use. If you have red eyes, you should not wear yo ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Davis
15 years experience Ophthalmology
No: No medication eye drops should be used with the contact on because they act like a sponge absorbing the medication. I also discourage the use of any ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Fleishman
32 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Redness in the eye could be contact lens intolerance, allergy, inflammation, and many other things that no doctor can diagnose without a proper eye ex ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ari Weitzner
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Stop...: ...Wearing them, and get re-evaluated for a better fit or different brand. Get gpc ruled out.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to he ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Chandler
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Eye exam, refitting: The eyes should not be injected or red for several days after wearing contacts. In fact, you should stop wearing them until they can be re-evaluated. ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Speck
41 years experience Ophthalmology
Recheck the contacts: Redness is nature's way of cleaning up problems in the eye. When something bothers the eye, the vessels on the eye surface expand to carry away the i ... Read More
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