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Is it safe to use contact solution in an i v

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: All contact lens cleaning, disinfecting, & storage solutions contain preservatives that are safe to use appropriately during pregnancy.

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. PHILLIP KIM
14 years experience General Practice
Allergies? : You should be ok to use contact lens solution. Though rarely certain individuals may have a reaction from the solution. Otherwise they are made for th ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Deepak Raja
17 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes : Sure, its probably fine, but the bottle makes it difficult and impractical to apply. You'd be better off with some rewetting drops. Do not put any hy ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience Ophthalmology
No: You should dispose of a dessicated soft lens and use a new one. The often do not rehydrate well and cause blurred vision and discomfort. Plus, the l ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Steiner
42 years experience Psychiatry
See below :: If it's that hard plastic case, it can be sterilized by boiling it in water for a few minutes. Stay nearby in order to not forget it on the stove.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
No : You should just use a system that is designed for the type of contact lenses you wear.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Usually safe: I am assuming that you have an intact contact lense within its shipping bubble but with an expired date. If the bubble is intact, and the fluid is cl ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Chandler
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably: If the lenses have been in a multipurpose disinfecting solution, the lenses may be usable if the solution is clear. I would clean the lenses off as di ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
20 years experience Ophthalmology
No: A lens lubricant simply rehydrates - it does not address disinfection and lacks the cleaning properties of a true lens cleaning and soaking agent.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
44 years experience Ophthalmology
Need : Need to get to a drug store and get some solution --- they have antibacterials in them that just water or saline do not.

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