A member asked:

Is it safe to wear one contact lens in my right eye for only two hours. i have a form of pink eye in my left eye which still has some blurred vision.

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Conjunctivitis can spread quickly from one eye to the other. Therefore you should not wear contact lenses at all until the infection is clear. Continuing to wear the contact can increase the risk of worsening infection, corneal injury etc.

Answered Mar 6, 2015



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