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Is there anything I can do to prevent my lazy eye from drifting?
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Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: An eye that drifts
When tired will also drift when drinking alcohol.
Other than avoiding these things, if the drifting is frequent, surgery can help.

In brief: An eye that drifts
When tired will also drift when drinking alcohol.
Other than avoiding these things, if the drifting is frequent, surgery can help.
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
Dr. Stephen Hamilton
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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends on your age
The younger you are, the more options are available.
Glasses tend to be the mainstay in young children, as is surgery. As you get older and your brain "decides" not to use the vision from your lazy eye, it tends to cause it to drift out of the way. Correcting the eye's position may work, but only temporarily.

In brief: Depends on your age
The younger you are, the more options are available.
Glasses tend to be the mainstay in young children, as is surgery. As you get older and your brain "decides" not to use the vision from your lazy eye, it tends to cause it to drift out of the way. Correcting the eye's position may work, but only temporarily.
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Dr. Andrew Shatz
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