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A 18-year-old female asked:

My glasses hurt my eyes a lot when i take them off. is that normal? ive had them for about 6 months. i wear them for near sightedness & astigmatism

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
See your optician: Go see your optician or whoever made your glasses. Heck, go see your optometrist or ophthalmologist, whoever prescribed your glasses. Perhaps prescription isn't correct or glasses weren't made properly. Bottom line, glasses should never hurt your eyes, whether on or off.
Last updated Aug 8, 2015

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