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 Why is my left eye sore and red?
had to remove left contact lens today and my eye is continually sore, dry and red. Looks yucky? Any suggestions!...


 Contact Lenses?
How often should you change your contact lense solution in your contact case. Everyday? Once a week? Once a month? When it looks really disgusting? It doesn't better? Never? etc.?...


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 I'm getting my pupils dilated for the first time?
im 13 and i have no idea what to expect..
What will it be like? will it hurt?
What are they gunna do to me? Should i take my contacts out?

Just wondering what its like~
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 My eyes don't hurt they just feel exhausted?
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 Changing your eye color with with food coloring...?
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 Laser eye surgery?
Hi,
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 My eyes. Help me !?
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do any of you have ...


 Just got my contacts in for the first time, focusing is odd?
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Anyways onto my question I can see fine, except for when I'm ...


 My eye sight is getting a little bit worse. is there any thing i can eat besides carrots?
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I have 2 pairs of glasses that I'd like to ...


 Am I legally blind?
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 Only one eye of mine waters, why not both?
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 My glasses broke in half, how can i fix them?
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the only thing i could think of was using superglue, so ive been using ...


 How can you determine at home how good is your eyesight?
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 Spiderman 3?
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fearthefin4
Is it ok to wear "disposable" contacts more than once?
I purchase rather expensive daily disposable contacts, and just found out from a friend who worked for an optometrist that these contacts can be worn for more than one day...is this true?
                     




Sam
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well of course it's true. disposables come in 2 packages: u can dispose them after 2 weeks of wear or after 30 days of wear.

this is so funny that i have 2 thumbs down. lol.


nelly
I did that when I wore contacts. You just have to make sure you always clean them in solution.


Poopy
Yes - that's what I've been doing with mine, ever since I started wearing contact lenses about 10 years (or more!) ago. I just put them in every morning, and take them out every night, rinsing/rubbing with solution and then storing in solution in the little lens case. I've never had a problem with them, and can often get 4-6 weeks out of them before disposing. That way, a box of 12 lenses lasts me almost a whole year (a good 9-10 months, anyway).

Hope this helps!


princeidoc
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no. this is a common theme, even among some uneducated health care professionals.

its false. a daily disposable is not designed for more than one wear. they are paper thin with high water content and absolutely will not stand up to multiple handling events (removal and insertion).

sorry. "daily disposable" means 1 wear/1 handling event.


Nick C
Yes, they are actually made to be worn 3-5 days, just as long as you take care of them.


brneyedgirl
No. Daily contacts are just that, made to wear daily. The matrix of these lenses is very thin. They can rip or tear easier than 2 week disposables. Please listen to your optometrist or optician on the wearing schedule, not your friend.


Lita
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I wear disposables and yes you can as long as you rinse them after used in a very mild contact's liquid. the bad thing is that they are quite fragile and they will brake easily.
I would not recommend use them more than 3 times because bacteria starts to build up and this kind of contacts do not do well will anti-bacteria liquids.
Good Luck!


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you can if you keep them really clean, but I'd do it no more than a day or two...or used 2 or 3 times. be safe, it's only your eyes


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