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... Ok heres my question and problem, about a week agoi noticed my right eye being irritated with some pain and realized that i slept with my contacts in. so i stopped wearing them. ... (0 replies)
... aright ill get right to the point, my problem is that about 4 days ago i slept with my contacts in. I have been having problems with only the right eye since. its red around the pupil and veiny towards the inner of my eye, the outer ede looks fine. ... (2 replies)
... and I haven't had any problems at all with my vision getting worse or my eyes getting irritated... although, I'm wondering if I'm secretly doing a lot of damage to my eyes? ... (5 replies)

... I hope ya get better. I almost never wear contacts and never ever sleep in them. My doctor says he doesnt like pescribing contacts because its bad for the eyes. When I talked about focus day and night contacts he said oh no very bad idea! My patients come in all the time with infections! ... (2 replies)
... Be aware...you can do a lot of damage to your eyes by sleeping with your contacts in and keeping them in your eyes for such long periods of time...your depriving your eyes of oxygen! Not to mention...using someone elses prescription? ... (3 replies)
... how many things you've been doing wrong. You need to see an eye doctor ASAP. There's no telling what kind of damage you've done to your eyes by messing around with contacts like you've been doing. Contact lenses are medical devices, NOT toys. ... (3 replies)
... For 3 years, I slept in contacts that were meant to be slept in, then developed a corneal abrasion because of doing so. I was lucky that my eye did not get infected. ... (5 replies)
... Hi- I did that once and had some redness and soreness but no infection. The Dr. told me to use a warm, damp compress on closed eyes (when possible) for a day or two. That helped and the problem cleared up after 2 or 3 days, but I'm not sure if it's good to use moisture when you have an infection; maybe ask your Dr. Feel better, Kiley (2 replies)
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Apr 26, 2008
... A few weeks ago, my eyes got really bloodshot for a few days. I didn't go to the doctor, because my husband and I are in the middle of transferring to another Army base and we were driving to Missouri to visit family. ... (0 replies)
... Wow! You could be in some real trouble with your eyes. ... (3 replies)
... Hello....Over the past three years i have been wearing contacts that werent even myne...they were either my friends or my brothers....but i have been sleeping in them for montjs at a tim not changing them b.c my parents would not buy me them as i was too young.... ... (3 replies)
... is gone. Your corneas were deprived of nessasary oxygen when you slept with your lenses. If you insist on sleeping with contact lenses,you should be rexamined by an Optometrist who could evalute your eyes ability to wear extended wear lenses. ... (2 replies)
... Even before trying new lenses, you should get your eyes examined. Wearing the contacts as you did can cause all sorts of problems. If your eyes hurt or are uncomfortable for any reason, it's a signal something isn't right. ... (2 replies)
... I don't know about wearing contacts in overnight. I accidentally slept with mine in a couple times but a couple of weeks ago, I woke up with red burning eyes that caused me to not be able to see for the whole day. ... (11 replies)
... and then at night time I got back to my dorm, took off my contacts and I felt something in my left eye. I wash it out with water and I see an eyelash on my eye so I try to remove it with my fingers, then OK good, I got it out. ... (5 replies)
... I'm planning on going to the doctor here in the next few days, but I wanted to check here first to see if someone could help me. ... (0 replies)
... Hi I'm having a little trouble with my right eye, for the second time in just a week my right eye suddenly became bloodshot. ... (0 replies)
... Ok heres my question and problem, about a week agoi noticed my right eye being irritated with some pain and realized that i slept with my contacts in. so i stopped wearing them. ... (0 replies)
... hello, im going through a similar problem. i slept with my contacts in the other day, and noticed i had some burning, and redness around my pupil and towards the inner part of my eye. ... (1 replies)
... Sleeping with your contacts in or not taking them out daily has to be one of the worst things for your eyes because you depriving them of oxygen. My mom's friend slept with her contacts in for 2 years, rarely taking them out and developed a tumor on her eye. I wouldn't reccomend unless you were out to lose you eye sight. ... (2 replies)




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