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Are contact lens with high water content better for dry eyes than a lens with lower water content?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery

In brief: Low water content

For dry eye, you want to use a low water content lens.

In brief: Low water content

For dry eye, you want to use a low water content lens.
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Dr. Scott McKnight
Ophthalmology

In brief: Usually

The higher water content will help the tear film quality thus making the eye more comfortable.
However the fit is also very important and can only be assessed in exam.

In brief: Usually

The higher water content will help the tear film quality thus making the eye more comfortable.
However the fit is also very important and can only be assessed in exam.
Dr. Scott McKnight
Dr. Scott McKnight
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