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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
No!: The chemicals in visine embed into the matrix of the contact lens. Don't do it.

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: It indicates that your addiction problem has gotten to the point of producing paranoia. Please see a drug rehab expert, and throw away the tainted w ... Read More
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Dr. Irina Ganelis
15 years experience Ophthalmology
Hello, Is : Hello, is is very unlikely you would get permanent damage from any ingredients from an over the counter eyedrop. Make sure that the bottle is not co ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Not bad: These have been tested extensively and do not cause ill effects to the eyes. Avoid using any drops that say "gets the red out" as these can be drying ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Bayles
18 years experience Child Psychiatry
Sugar: because it has sugar, salt and fat. which makes the pleasure centers of the brain really happy. http://www.amazon.com/End-Overeating-control-insatia ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mila McManus
20 years experience Family Medicine
It can be OK: Medications aren't guaranteed to keep their potency beyond the expiration date. It's not dangerous, but simply may not be as effective.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I recommend: against putting any unnatural substance in your body. Don't irritate your lungs and upper airway.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Can be many effects.: The effects of this are being studied, especially long term effects, but this has an effect on short term and working memory, and concentration, which ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kalt
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: There is no interaction between alcohol and steroid eye drops.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Many options: Be sure you are not using a drop labeled "gets the red out" as these are drying. You need a lubricating or tear replacement drop. Good ones for more ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tammi Schlichtemeier
30 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Visine has a vasoconstrictor medication that makes the blood vessels of the eye constrict to decrease the appearance of redness of the eyes. This decr ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erik Messamore
23 years experience Psychiatry
Rattlesnakes: Although I love to recommend natural products whenever likely to be helpful or appropriate, I must also say: just because something is natural does no ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
It's not: It is not bad. It is not a gateway drug. It is all political. There has been no medical study ever to show it causes harm or death. However, some of ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dareen Siri faaaai facaai fisaai
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Allergy eyes: If you have eye allergy, which I am assuming you do, your symptoms sound more serious than mild allergic conjunctivitis. Some of the prescription eye ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Molly or MDMA: in its pure form has potential medical uses particularly in treating some psychiatric conditions like PTSD. Unfortunately you don't know what you are ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Imad Khreim
38 years experience Psychiatry
Not good: Canabis long term use is associated with a several fold increase in the likelihood of developing a Psychotic process the worst of which is schizophren ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
If you can find: lysol spray,use this
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
See below: starting with artificial colors, artificial sweeteners and phosphoric acid, We really do not know the long term effects of these ingredients to the i ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Frequent use : Frequent use leads to tolerance and ineffectiveness. Everyday use will leave your eyes more injected than ever. Occasional use is ok, but for treating ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
It is not good: Because it can change the curvature of the eye making it more difficult to obtain geooqd vision.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Corn syrup: Con syrup has a lot of calories it is not particularly dangerous to elderly.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Mostly a good thing: Almost all males, and most females, masturbate regularly from the tmie of puberty until marriage, and often after. Especially nowadays, this is likely ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Good question!: Oxycontin is a very potent opiate (narcotic) pain killer. For the right reason it provides excellent pain relief but it has a very high abuse potentia ... Read More

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