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A 21-year-old female asked:

I've been eating a lot a sugar for a few weeks an now i am having hot flashes and and blurred vision i am a teenager and take birth control .

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Dr. Keshav Narain
Retinal Surgery 30 years experience
Also: Get Eye Exam: Blurred vision can be a result of retinal vein occlusions that are increased in patients on oral Estrogens or birth control pills. I would recommend a dilated retinal examination to evaluate for possibility of other causes of the blurring. This should be combined with glycohemoglobin level, fasting blood glucose and also lipid panel and liver function tests.

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