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How do I get a contact literally stuck to my eye out

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Carefully: If you cannot remove the contact and you cannot get someone else to get it out for you, you may be able to get one of the small suction cups made for ... Read More
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Dr. Harvey Fishman
21 years experience Ophthalmology
Lubricate: Try lubricating with tears and gentle massage with the eyelids closed. If it doesn't work see an eye doc.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnstone Kim
14 years experience Retinal Surgery
Depends: If it is a hard contact, you could get a small suction device that you can get at a local optometry office or pull your eyelid to the side and blink i ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Wu
22 years experience Ophthalmology
Contacts: Float the contact with some contact lens solution. Remove the contact at the mirror.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Willa Terry
32 years experience Pediatrics
Ask your eye doctor: It takes patience and practice. You have to want to wear contact lenses more than eyeglasses.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Wash it out: With a flood of artificial tears. If this does not work, see your eye doctor.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Rinse: Try using your contact lens solution (if it is an 'all in one') to rinse out the lens. If that does not work, you may need to come to the eye doctor a ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Eye: Apply sterile solution to soak eye while looking up, let it soak, gently press lids and manipulate the contact out. After that, if pain persists, see ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
28 years experience Ophthalmology
Dry, allergy, tight: Contact lens make dry eye worse, allergy to solution or contact and tight contacts can make your eye red. Its best to wear for a shorter time period ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
You will need: to see an eye care practitioner who fits contact lenses. Generally you will need a recent refraction (test for glasses prescription), eye health exam ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
21 years experience Ophthalmology
Don't panic!: If it is a soft lens it may have dried out and adhered to the cornea. Simply add rewetting drops or soaking solution in a pinch over a couple of hour ... Read More

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