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How do I get a contact literally stuck to my eye out?

How do I get a contact literally stuck to my eye out?

Carefully: If you cannot remove the contact and you cannot get someone else to get it out for you, you may be able to get one of the small suction cups made for this and remove the contact. If that fails, you cannot flush it out or flip it out or "pinch it out" then you may have to seek medical care from your eye care professional or pcp or urgent care center. ...Read more

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My contact is stuck to my eye. How do I get it out?

My contact is stuck to my eye. How do I get it out?

Depends: If it is a hard contact, you could get a small suction device that you can get at a local optometry office or pull your eyelid to the side and blink it out. If it is a soft contact, you can move the lens with your finger up or down or to the side and squeeze it out with your fingers. If you think it is stuck under the eyelid somewhere and can't get it out, see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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How to get contacts out if your eyes hurts?

How to get contacts out if your eyes hurts?

Contacts: Float the contact with some contact lens solution. Remove the contact at the mirror. ...Read more

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Any advice on how to get eye contacts in?

Any advice on how to get eye contacts in?

Contacts: Not easy in beginning. Practice makes perfect!. ...Read more

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How to get a stuck contact out of my eye?

How to get a stuck contact out of my eye?

Wash it out: With a flood of artificial tears. If this does not work, see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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How to get a contact stuck in my eye out?

How to get a contact stuck in my eye out?

Rinse: Try using your contact lens solution (if it is an 'all in one') to rinse out the lens. If that does not work, you may need to come to the eye doctor and have them find and remove it. Occasionally, we see patients who actually do not have the lens still in, but the eye is irritated from the attempts to remove it! ...Read more

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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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How to get contacts out if your eye is hurting?

How to get contacts out if your eye is hurting?

Eye: Apply sterile solution to soak eye while looking up, let it soak, gently press lids and manipulate the contact out. After that, if pain persists, see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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Why do my eyes get red when I use my contact lens?

Why do my eyes get red when I use my contact lens?

Dry, allergy, tight: Contact lens make dry eye worse, allergy to solution or contact and tight contacts can make your eye red. Its best to wear for a shorter time period and use dialy contact lenses. Please make sure you have the right fit. ...Read more

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Will I need to get contact lenses fitted to my eyes?

Will I need to get contact lenses fitted to my eyes?

You will need: to see an eye care practitioner who fits contact lenses. Generally you will need a recent refraction (test for glasses prescription), eye health examination, measurement of your corneal curvature, a discussion of your options, and lessons on insertion, removal and care. ...Read more

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How do I get my contact out from my eye safely? It's stuck!

How do I get my contact out from my eye safely? It's stuck!

Wet surface of eye: As a contact lens wearer having had this happen, it is frustrating. Remain calm. Find some wetting solution or viscous artificial tear solution and rins.E the eye. Usually contacts get stuck when the eye is very dry, so this works. For rgp lenses, sometimes the tiny suction cup can be used. Try irrigation first. ...Read more

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What can be done for eyes that get so dry from wearing contact lenses?

What can be done for eyes that get so dry from wearing contact lenses?

Contact: Try rewetting drops w contacts on, tears when contacts out. Give eyes a break w glasses. Punctal plugs, restasis, lid hygiene can help in different scenario. Sometimes changing contact lens material can help. ...Read more

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I think there is a contact somewhere in my eye but i can't get it out. Any tips?

I think there is a contact somewhere in my eye but i can't get it out. Any tips?

Contacts: See and eye specialist. It may be out, but you may have scratched your eye by continuing to remove it, or caused and infection. It may still be in there, you need examined. You can try pulling your upper lid out and down over you lower lid and letting go to see if the flushes it out, or you could have a friend look in your eye for it. Otherwise get examined. ...Read more

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Wanted to know where can I get non perscription contacts that change your eye color?

Wanted to know where can I get non perscription contacts that change your eye color?

Not available: All contact lenses, including ones that change eye color, are available only by prescription. ...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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Contact lens: are my eyes too small or do I have to get used to not blinking when I put them on? Something's not working.

Contact lens: are my eyes too small or do I have to get used to not blinking when I put them on?  Something's not working.

Maybe not used to it: If you are not used to contact lenses it might be hard to wear them at first, but it should get easier with time. Glasses are also good, but they can also take time to get used to. It is good to be able to use both. If the problems persist, see your eye doctor. ...Read more

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I have worn contacts for 18 years- my eyes are fine when i wear them, but have dry eyes when i don't. If i stop wearing them, will my eyes get better?

I have worn contacts for 18 years- my eyes are fine when i wear them, but have dry eyes when i don't. If i stop wearing them, will my eyes get better?

Sensitivity : It is not uncommon to have increased sensitivity to dryness after taking the contacts out of your eyes. There needs to be a period of readjustment (weeks). Use artificial tears like Refreshâ„¢ several times daily to help with dryness. Warm eyelid compresses once daily & 2000mg of fish oil supplement may help too. In contact lens issues, it's always a good idea to have your eyes checked too. ...Read more

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Is it necessary to have an eye exam to get contacts?

Is it necessary to have an eye exam to get contacts?

Yes: Contact lenses are prescription items and require an exam for proper power and fit. If you wear eyeglasses and want to switch to contacts, see your ophthalmologist for the best option. ...Read more

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How could i get eye colored contacts for appearances?

See eye doctor: All contact lenses require a prescription to obtain legally. They are medical devices that should be supervised by a professional.

So make an appointment with an optometrist or ophthalmologist and get fitted for them. ...Read more

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Please point me to where do you go to get your eyes sized for contacts?

Eye doctor: An eye MD or an optometrist can do keratometry and other measurements to determine the proper size for contact lenses. Then it is best to try the contact lens on in the doctor's office and confirm the proper fit. Today's soft contact lenses fit more easily than ever before, but it is still best to optimize the size and confirm. ...Read more

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If you wear contacts, will your eyes continue to get worse?

If you wear contacts, will your eyes continue to get worse?

Yes and no: Contact lenses treat blurred vision caused by nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. These conditions naturally worsen over time in many people, and lenses are only meant to correct the vision you have. Contacts can cause other eye problems (infections, dry eye, scars, allergies) which can worsen vision, but they will not stop your natural vision changes. ...Read more

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Will my eyes get weaker when i rely on glasses as opposed to contacts?

No: Your eyes are gonna do what they're gonna do whether you wear your contacts or glasses or not. ...Read more

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Will my eyesight with contacts get worse once my eyes get used to glasses?

Will my eyesight with contacts get worse once my eyes get used to glasses?

It should not: Glasses and contact lenses achieve the same goal - providing the prescrition necessary to correct your vision. Although the actual prescriptions may be a little different, if both your glasses and contacts are updated, neither should cause your vision to be worse when you use the other. ...Read more

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My contact lens every time i put them it hurt my eyes..Am i never going to get used to this?

Probably not these: If contact ;lenses remain uncomfortable after 5-8 days of trying, you nee to be refit with a more comfortable lens. There are certain people who cannot wear contact lenses. ...Read more

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I am looking to get colored contacts without perscriptions online. How do I find out what diameter my eyes are?

Contact lenses: The diameter of soft contact lenses are all essentially the same, what matters is the base curve which can only be determined by measurements done at the eye care office to get the best fitting contact lenses. ...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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Why do my eyes get tired from wearing contacts?

Dry eye usually: Patients who wear contact lenses are at increased risk for developing dry eye, which can lead to contact lens intolerance. Patients will often report that their eyes feel irritated or dry as an early sign of dry eye.. Additional signs can include blurred vision. Therapy with dry eye treatments and even punctal plugs can make a major impact in this condition. Please see your eye doctor. ...Read more