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Contact Lenses (cont.)

Questions to Ask the Doctor

  • Should I have a backup pair of glasses?
  • How often should I remove my contact lenses?
  • How long can I wear my contact lenses at one time?
  • How do I care for my contact lenses?
  • How often should I exchange my contact lenses for a new pair?
  • How often should I have my eyes examined?
  • How often should I change my contact-lens case?
  • What should do I do in case of questions or problems?
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/24/2015

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