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What should you do if you get a contact stuck in your eye?

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Contacts can get stuck in the eye at any time, usually due to eye dryness. The easiest way to handle a stuck contact is to rinse the eye with contact lens solution. Then, close the eye and massage the upper eyelid until the lens moves.

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What should you do if you get a contact stuck in your eye?
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If this rinsing process does not work the first time, it can be repeated a few times. Make sure to blink a few times after the rinse to aid the contact in moving. If this does not work after a few tries, consider contacting a local eye doctor to arrange to have the contact removed.

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