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How safe is it to wear soft contacts while sleep?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Depends

on the type of contact.
There are a few brands that can safely slept in. Discuss this with your eye doctor.

In brief: Depends

on the type of contact.
There are a few brands that can safely slept in. Discuss this with your eye doctor.
Dr. Tim Conrad
Dr. Tim Conrad
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Dr. Matheson Harris
Ophthalmology

In brief: It isn't

There is no reason to wear them while sleeping and you can potentially develop breakdown of the cornea and a serious infection.
Your eye surface needs time to breath. Just take out the lenses and sleep soundly.

In brief: It isn't

There is no reason to wear them while sleeping and you can potentially develop breakdown of the cornea and a serious infection.
Your eye surface needs time to breath. Just take out the lenses and sleep soundly.
Dr. Matheson Harris
Dr. Matheson Harris
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