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How do I stop cloudy film from forming inside my contac lens? I have been wearing gas permeable contact lenses without any significant problems. In the last 6 months, everytime i put my contact lenses on- the right lens gets cloudy and it has a film over

How do I stop cloudy film from forming inside my contac lens? I have been wearing gas permeable contact lenses without any significant problems. In the last 6 months, everytime i put my contact lenses on- the right lens gets cloudy and it has a film over

This : This could be a fit issue where debris is being trapped. It could also be the gpc as previously mentioned. I also see similar issues with severe lid inflammation and contact lens use - make sure you are cleaning your eyelids very well each day. I also feel patients that use make-up around the eyes need to be careful with contact lens use. It is amazing the amount of make-up that makes its way into the tear film. ...Read more

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How safe are contact lenses?

How safe are contact lenses?

Quite: Contact lenses have been tested over the years with millions of users. Trouble is almost always due to the user: overwear, ignoring red eyes or pain, extending the schedule of use beyond the recommendations of your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Where can I get contact lenses?

Where can I get contact lenses?

See an eye doctor!: Contact lenses must be fitted properly! they need to be prescribed by an eye doctor, trialled for proper fit, then prescribed/dispensed. Contact lenses can be very dangerous otherwise, leading to infections and loss of sight or even the eye. See an eye doctor for proper fitting! ...Read more

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How much will contact lenses cost?

Depends : It depends on the type of contact lenses, your prescription, and your source. Contacts tend to cost more if there ard special requirements, such as astigmatism or bifocal correction or if there are medical conditions making the contact lens fitting challenging such as keratoconus. Ask your eye doctor for a better idea based on your specific needs. ...Read more

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If bbq heat can melt contact lens?

I suppose: But getting close enough to the grill and for long enough to melt your contacts is going to do bad things to your corneas even if your contacts are not on. ...Read more

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How can I take off contact lenses ?

How can I take off contact lenses ?

Ask your eye doctor: You should be very comfortable putting contacts into your eyes and taking them out. If you are not, then get some more lessons from your eye care practitioner. ...Read more

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Is it bad to use old contact lenses?

Yes: Wearing contacts already leads to an increased risk for eye infections, some of which are very serious and potentially sight-threatening. It is not worth the risk of wearing old contacts. ...Read more