3 doctors weighed in:

Can sleeping in contact lenses cause extreme sensitivity to light?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes. Sleeping in your contact lenses can cause corneal irritation and infection.
Both of these issues can cause severe light sensitivity.

In brief: Yes

Yes. Sleeping in your contact lenses can cause corneal irritation and infection.
Both of these issues can cause severe light sensitivity.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
Thank
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Pediatrics - Psychiatry

In brief: Sure.

Irritating the eyes can of course make eyes more sensitive.

In brief: Sure.

Irritating the eyes can of course make eyes more sensitive.
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Thank
Read more answers from doctors