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Foggy Vision After Contacts
Possibly reacting: It is possible that the lenses you bought online are old rather than fresh, or that they are preserved in a chemical like thimerisol to which you're having an allergic reaction. Also possible that the fit is wrong, or that your eyes are too dry to wear them. Contact an eye care professional and have them evaluate you and the lenses. ...Read more
Up to 12 hours.: I am of the opinion that you should never sleep with your contacts on. Even though the contact lens companies promote this, you are at greater risk of developing a corneal infection such as a corneal ulcer that can leave a permanent scar that might result in permanent decreased vision. I suggest daily wear disposable lenses. Remove your lenses immediately if you happen to sleep with them on. ...Read more
Slightly foggy vision. When i blink hard will be ok then gets foggy again. I have new pair of contacts on and had my eye exam last feb w no changes.
Fluctuating vision: The contact have to float on your tears. T quality or quantity of tears may be an issue. Allergies can cause mucous to form which can cause fluctuations. Antihistamine eyedrops may help. Ketotifen (otc) is one example. Dry skin and dry eye may be helped by 3 to 4000mg of omega 3 fatty acids. Fish oil and flax oil are synergistic in helping dry eyes. May need 6 weeks of therapy for results. ...Read more
Blepharitis: Inflammation of the eyelids (blepharitis) can cause this. Blepharitis is a long-term problem, and one that tends to recur if treatment is not continued. Treatment for blepharitis is simple.....Hot compresses followed by scrubbing the eyelids with dilute baby shampoo on a cotton ball. More info: blepharitis info. ...Read more
Foggy vision: Foggy vision = blurred sight/ vision.Get a more detailed answer ›
Could be: But I would get your eyes checked. To be on the safe side ...Read more
I have a migraine in one area, foggy vision, lightheadedness, and my memory is getting bad and i also faint. Please tell me what could be causing this?
Many things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
Most common: Would be dryness or swelling of the cornea. If it continues to occur in the mornings you should get an exam. You could try lubricants upon awakening as well. ...Read more
Get Evaluated: Whatever you mentioned can be signs of many things. Call your primary care doctor to get evaluated. Good luck! ...Read more
I have had a slight headache for two days, and also now I have foggy vision. I'm hoping it's only sinuses or allergy related?
See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Possibly: Sinus problems can definitely cause pressure and discomfort around the eyes. Foggy vision is a less likely symptom of sinus disease. ...Read more
Migraine on one side, foggy vision, memory is getting bad and i feel lightheaded and i faint also. What could be causing this? Please help.
The migraine aura is a neurosensory disturbance that includes a series recurring neurologic symptoms that develop gradually over a 5-20 minute period and last less than an hour. The symptoms of the aura are completely reversible.
Rec. See headache or orofacial pain specialist for migraine management. ...Read more
See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
My friend and I went swimming for 2 hours and didn't use goggles. And we were using our eyes a lot. And now we have foggy vision. Any ideas to help?
Time: If you were swimming in an area that used a sterilizing agent such as chlorine then some time will need to pass for your eyes to return to normal otherwise if you were in another area such as a lake or the river then if your symptoms persist you should see an eye doctor or your healthcare provider ...Read more
Recent Symptoms: Dizzy spells, foggy vision, Exhaustion, Random mild headaches.
What could be going on?
Long Differential Dx: Though nonspecific, dizzy spells, foggy vision, exhaustion and random mild headaches, could indicate diabetes mellitus, hypertension, kidney disease, vertebrobasilar insufficiency, intracranial hypertension or even a worse diagnosis. Try to have this evaluated by a qualified provider, since some of these possibilities would demand university-level care. ...Read more
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