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How long does an eye strain usually last?
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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Depends on the cause
Eye strain caused by the need for glasses will not go away until your eyes are properly corrected.
The actual strain can last for minutes to hours after you stop straining your eyes. If you have a persistent discomfort no matter what you do, you should have an examination by your eye doctor.

In brief: Depends on the cause
Eye strain caused by the need for glasses will not go away until your eyes are properly corrected.
The actual strain can last for minutes to hours after you stop straining your eyes. If you have a persistent discomfort no matter what you do, you should have an examination by your eye doctor.
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Dr. Andrew Shatz
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Dr. Theodore Wu
Ophthalmology
In brief: Strain
Variable. Usually about 20 minutes.
Try using some cold artificial tears and look at something far away out the window. Close your eyes for a minute or two and relax...

In brief: Strain
Variable. Usually about 20 minutes.
Try using some cold artificial tears and look at something far away out the window. Close your eyes for a minute or two and relax...
Dr. Theodore Wu
Dr. Theodore Wu
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