6 doctors weighed in:

Is it okay to wear contacts with a broken blood vessel in the eye?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Holmwood
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes but......

If the hemorrhage is large enough to be elevated, the contact may not fit well and could cause problems.

In brief: Yes but......

If the hemorrhage is large enough to be elevated, the contact may not fit well and could cause problems.
Dr. Paul Holmwood
Dr. Paul Holmwood
Thank
Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Probably

Should be ok to wear contacts lens even with a subconjunctival hemorrhage.
However you may want to rest your eye first.

In brief: Probably

Should be ok to wear contacts lens even with a subconjunctival hemorrhage.
However you may want to rest your eye first.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified,
39 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors