Blurred vision after conjunctivitis (pink eye), what to do?

Blurred vision. Blurred vision is a very uncommon result of a conjunctivitis. If this occurs, it should be evaluated by a trained eye doctor.

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I have blurred vision after last week's pink eye. How long will it last and what can I do to help it?

Can't say. Likely is ekc which leaves little opacities in the cornea which can affect vision and can last for months. Or, you still may have some mucus in your eyes. You need to see an ophthalmologist if your vision not normal. Read more...

So my eye has thick mucus buildup at the tearduct, is slightly swollen&crust has formed also slight blurred vision. I think it's pink eye but not sure?

A few possibilities. This could be due to allergies, dry eyes, or eye infections. All can start or affect 1 eye first. The treatments are very different. For allergies, zaditor (ketotifen) is a good otc eye medicine. For dry eyes, lubricating tears are necessary. For infection, usually of the eyelids, start with eyelid warm compress and diluted baby shampoo scrubs. You should have a baseline exam with your eye doctor. Read more...

I took my contacts out yesterday because they felt a little dry and I think I may have scratched one o my eyes, bit my roommate said it looks a little like pink eye. I also am experiencing severe headaches, blurred vision and pain when there are any chan

Corneal abrasion. There should be eye pain and tearing on the eye you suspect was scratched. Redness on that eye can also accompany the corneal abrasion. It is best to have your eye checked because untreated corneal abrasion can cause blindness. Read more...
Get Exam ASAP. Your symptoms may indicate that you have a corneal abrasion, infection, or ulceration. This is a corneal emergency in a contact lens wearer and needs immediate ophthalmologic evaluation. Read more...

Is it safe to wear one contact lens in my right eye for only two hours. I have a form of pink eye in my left eye which still has some blurred vision.

Not recommended. Conjunctivitis can spread quickly from one eye to the other. Therefore you should not wear contact lenses at all until the infection is clear. Continuing to wear the contact can increase the risk of worsening infection, corneal injury etc. Read more...

I had conjunctivitis, blacking out, blurred vision in one eye. Today Whatever I Wasn't focusing on Looked Like A reflection In water?

Red eye, blurred. vision or other visual problems are potentially serious symptoms-- especially when your vision is at stake. Please see a doctor ASAP. Best wishes. Dr. Anne. Read more...