A 44-year-old member asked:
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how long do your soft contacts usually last?

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Dr. Laura Arbogast
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Soft contacts come in varieties either daily, weekly, biweekly, monthly, yearly. You shouldn't go past the manufacturer's recommendation on when to change them.
Answered on Mar 10, 2015
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