How To Deal With Eye Irritation Due To Change Of Contact Lens Size?
hello, I have been using the contact lens for 3 years, but since 3 months my eye has had problems when changing the diameter of the contact lens which continues until now even though it has returned to its original size. for this time it has been 2 weeks you cannot use contact lenses, because: r n1. every time you try to use a soft lens, it doesn’t last long, only 2 hours it is red, hot, and watery, and blurry. red in the eye veins and the worst is in the middle eye circumference, very red around it. r n2. upper left eyelid in a lump, r n3. It has been dropped using Cendo Xitrol, it is indeed cured, but if you use the contact lens it returns to its original symptoms. r n r nI am uncomfortable because my minus is high, how can I use the contact lens again? can it be cured? please reply.
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Previously, besides changing the diameter of the soft lens, was there a brand change of the contact lens as well?
Proper use of contact lenses, including the maintenance process, can indeed help improve vision function in addition to providing a better aesthetic impression. However, we still have to pay more attention in terms of choosing and maintaining contact lenses so as not to interfere with our eye health in the long term.
Some of the possibilities that happen to your eyes are:
Allergy due to the use of contact lenses. This may happen when you make changes to the brand of contact lenses used. Or when the contact lens is stored, it is not kept clean so that there is a substance that causes an allergic reaction to Keratitis, which is inflammation of the cornea which usually occurs due to the use of conjunctivitis, which is inflammation of the conjunctiva which can be caused by a viral or bacterial infection. do consultation and examination directly on the ophthalmologist. Because it takes a physical examination related to the complaints that occur to your eyes.
Meanwhile, some suggestions that you can do are:
Stop using the contact lens until the complaint is completely gone. Be diligent to keep the place where your contact lens is stored. Avoid using contact lenses while sleeping. For the use of eye drops, it should be in accordance with the advice of the doctor who has examined your eyes. That is the information we can convey. May be useful
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