11 doctors weighed in:
Do diabetics experience changes in vision when blood sugars fluctuate?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. David Geffner
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
8 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Fluid in the eyeball fluid parallels sugar in the blood.
Too much sugar in the blood can change your refraction.

In brief: Yes
Fluid in the eyeball fluid parallels sugar in the blood.
Too much sugar in the blood can change your refraction.
Dr. David Geffner
Dr. David Geffner
Thank
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes its possible
Due to osmotic effect made by the high blood sugar causing shift in water from the intraocular lenses.
It is reveresibe however within a few weeks after bs have normalized.

In brief: Yes its possible
Due to osmotic effect made by the high blood sugar causing shift in water from the intraocular lenses.
It is reveresibe however within a few weeks after bs have normalized.
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Thank
Dr. Larry Deeb
Pediatrics
In brief: Glucose changes visi
Glucose changes affect the lens of the eye and can cause blurry vision.
If you have diabetes, and are having high glucoses, correct them before you seek or get new glasses. The change in the lens should be temporary and fix when your glucose is better controlled.

In brief: Glucose changes visi
Glucose changes affect the lens of the eye and can cause blurry vision.
If you have diabetes, and are having high glucoses, correct them before you seek or get new glasses. The change in the lens should be temporary and fix when your glucose is better controlled.
Dr. Larry Deeb
Dr. Larry Deeb
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified,
46 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors