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do eye drops for contacts reduce eye redness from bloodshot eyes?

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Dr. Jessica Fleishman
32 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Redness in the eye could be contact lens intolerance, allergy, inflammation, and many other things that no doctor can diagnose without a proper eye exam. Don't let this linger and get an ophthalmologist to examine you.
Answered on Mar 8, 2019
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