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Doctor insights on: Contact Lense Behind Eye

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Can a contact lense get stuck behind your eye?

Can a contact lense get stuck behind your eye?

No: I get this question answered often but, no a contact lens can not get stuck behind your eye. It usually just falls out or can get stuck under your upper eye lid. ...Read more

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Can contact lens slip back and be stuck behind the eyes?

Can contact lens slip back and be stuck behind the eyes?

No: The conjunctiva (the membrane that covers the eye) forms a continuous layer with the inside of the eyelid called the septum. This makes it impossible for a foreign object to get behind the septum to the back of the eyeball. ...Read more

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Can a contact lens get stuck behind your eye?

Can a contact lens get stuck behind your eye?

No: The membrane that covered the white part of the eye extends up under the eyelid and then returns down as the inner lining of the eyelid. As such it creates a pocket up under the lid that will prevent a contact lens from going behind your eye. A contact lens can get stuck up in this fornix but it can be removed. ...Read more

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What to do if my contact lens is stuck behind my eye?

What to do if my contact lens is stuck behind my eye?

Impossible: Contact lenses cannot get behind eyes. They can get stuck under the upper lid. Try flushing your eyes with a stream of water or eye wash. If this fails to dislodge the contact lens, then see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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A piece of my contact lens is stuck behind my eye. What do you suggest to get it out?

A piece of my contact lens is stuck behind my eye. What do you suggest to get it out?

Go see your doctor.: Cecille, retained contact lens pieces can damage your eyes. You should schedule an appointment immediately with your current eye care provider. ...Read more

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Do dry eye contacts ever get stuck behind the eye?

Do dry eye contacts ever get stuck behind the eye?

No: There are tissues that close off the front of the eye - but it sure can feel like it's stuck there! Just add some lubricating fluid, keep blinking, and you should be able to move it into reach to remove. ...Read more

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Contact tore into pieces in my eye and only half has come out. Is it possibly it goes behind my eye and into brain?

Contact tore into pieces in my eye and only half has come out. Is it possibly it goes behind my eye and into brain?

No: Not possible. If there are any pieces left, they are probably just under your upper eyelid. An eye doctor can easily take a look and remove those pieces. Good luck. ...Read more

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Extremely painful headache once a week that is more painful on the right side of face especially behind eye. I wear contacts and have jaw pain

Extremely painful headache once a week that is more painful on the right side of face especially behind eye. I wear contacts and have jaw pain

Lots of info: But not enough to ferret this out. Glaucoma does not cause jaw pain. TMJ usually occurs more frequently than once a week and does not cause retro-orbital pain. Not due to cerebral aneurysm (too many headaches-you can have up to two from this cause (expansion / rupture). Need more information, and a good exam. Find yourself a top notch neurologist and have this problem addressed properly. ...Read more

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I have bad eyes; -975, must wear my glasses for 10 days b4 cataract surgery instead of rgp contacts. Now I have headache & pain behind the eye.

I have bad eyes; -975, must wear my glasses for 10 days b4 cataract surgery instead of rgp contacts. Now I have headache & pain behind the eye.

Bad vision: I suspect you are having a headache due to your poor vision and now being without your contacts. You should report these symptoms to your eye doctor to make sure they agree and are not concerned. Good luck with your procedure. ...Read more

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How to tell a difference if a contact lense is stuck on your eye and or how to get it out?

How to tell a difference if a contact lense is stuck on your eye and or how to get it out?

Check vision: A centered contact lens will give effective vision. "Stuck" contact lenses generally migrate to the upper, outer quadrant of the eye. First try adding any kind of eyedrop to flush out the eye and frequently the contact as well. If not, then lift up the upper, outer portion of the lid, while you look down and in for 10-15 seconds. This will cause the lens to migrate out of its suck position. ...Read more

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Can contact lense dry up and get suck 2 d white of eye if so wud this hurt and wud u notice this.?

Can contact lense dry up and get suck 2 d white of eye if so wud this hurt and wud u notice this.?

Diff question: I'm not sure what you're asking here, but yes, if you leave a contact lens in for too long, it can adhere to the eyeball. This can cause difficulty getting it out, and lead to a corneal abrasion. It is critical to follow directions carefully and to remove lenses if your eyes are getting irritated even if you should be able to keep them in for a few more hours. ...Read more

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I left my contact lense in over nite now its stück on the white of my eye how can remove dis. Is quiet irratating?

Go to ER: If using warm water has not helped in removing the lens, please go the nearest emergency room to avoid damage to your eye. ...Read more

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Does wearing contact lense damge your eyes? And increase the eyes minus?

Does wearing contact lense damge your eyes? And increase the eyes minus?

Shouldn't: Properly fitted contact lenses will not damage the eyes nor contribute to a change in the eye power. Myopia tends to progress at a rate which slows through the teen years and less so in the early twenties when it finally stops. This will occur whether or not contact lenses are worn. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use contact lense solution directly into my eye? What is the worse that could happen?

Is it safe to use contact lense solution directly into my eye? What is the worse that could happen?

No: Do not use cl solution directly in the eye. It is intended to be used as a lens lubricant and disinfectant. It also has preservatives in it, thus using it directly in the eye may irritate the eye. ...Read more

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Could use your help docs! My contact lense is stuck in my right eye?

Stuck contact lens: Try putting your contact lens drops in the eye. This may help rehydrate your contact lens to help get it unstuck from your eye surface. It also may help to have someone else you know who also wears contacts to try to remove it for you. It's important to make sure that the contact is still on your eye and hasn't already just fallen out. This is quite common. ...Read more

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I have a small grey spot on the edge of my eyeball hurts when first puts my contact lense in?

See: Your doctor. The lens may be causing some issues. Wear glasses until you get this evaluated ...Read more