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Is it safe to watch a movie after getting my eyes dilated?

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Dr. Andrew Shatz
Ophthalmology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Absolutely

While it may be uncomfortable due to the increased sensitivity to light, no harm can come from using your eyes after dilation.
You may not feel safe to drive to the movies, however, so you may want a friend to drive you!

In brief: Absolutely

While it may be uncomfortable due to the increased sensitivity to light, no harm can come from using your eyes after dilation.
You may not feel safe to drive to the movies, however, so you may want a friend to drive you!
Dr. Andrew Shatz
Dr. Andrew Shatz
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is safe to watch a movie after getting your eyes dilated.
The screen may appear too bright until the eye drops wear off, in which case you can wear sunglasses.

In brief: Yes

It is safe to watch a movie after getting your eyes dilated.
The screen may appear too bright until the eye drops wear off, in which case you can wear sunglasses.
Dr. Shaym Puppala
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