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Eye redness n irritation

Hi experts, Forgot to remove eye lenses and the next day, got eye redness, itchy, irritation and some blurred vision. Used iTone eye drops twice a day as of now, but not much improvement. Did eye wash with ice old water also. What to do next?
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Dr. Vaibhev Mittal
8 yrs. of exp | Sangrur | Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon

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hello i think you should consult local ophthalmologist. he may prescribe you a. lubricating eyedrops b. mild steroid depending on the condition and inflammation of eyes
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Venkat Raghav
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Hello....... Sleeping in lenses provides two barriers from fresh oxygen,the lens and your eyelid. This makes it easier for germs to make contact with your cornea , remove your lenses immediately and consult ophthalmologist in nearest hospital.........
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Dr. Himashree Talukdar Wankhede
5 yrs. of exp | Pune | General Physician
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Discard the pair of contact lens (CL).Stop using CL. Use an antibiotic eye drop. If you still have redness and irritation. Visit an ophthalmologist immediately,
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Buy a new pair of Contact Lens and do not use it until your doctor says so.
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Always use Monthly disposable CL
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Dr. Shahnawaz Kazi
11 yrs. of exp | Mumbai | Ophthalmologist/ Eye Surgeon
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Do not wash eyes with water which you dont deem fit for drinking. An immediate eye check up to rule out infection is needed
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