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I have demo eye glasses with clear glass. When I wear them, my eyes hurt. Is this normal?
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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: It can be
If you are in need of prescription lenses and wear clear glasses, you may be straining through them. Alternately, the plain lenses may actually not be of very good quality and may be warped.
This can create a "fake prescription" in the lenses that is just enough to affect you. You are better off not wearing the glasses.

In brief: It can be
If you are in need of prescription lenses and wear clear glasses, you may be straining through them. Alternately, the plain lenses may actually not be of very good quality and may be warped.
This can create a "fake prescription" in the lenses that is just enough to affect you. You are better off not wearing the glasses.
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Dr. Andrew Shatz
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Probably not
The demo glasses may have zero power centrally but may induce some distortion at the periphery.
Truly optically flat lenses should have no problem with this.

In brief: Probably not
The demo glasses may have zero power centrally but may induce some distortion at the periphery.
Truly optically flat lenses should have no problem with this.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Gary Hirshfield
Pain may also be due to pressure of the frames on the nose and temples.
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