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by colh76
Fri 27 May 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Calling out to all Dry Eye sufferers
Replies: 18
Views: 6115

Re: Calling out to all Dry Eye sufferers

Thank you for this great write up. I've been struggling with my RGP lenses and found this really useful! Just bought myself some of the drops from Amazon to try out. Here's the link of anyone else needs it: https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=hyabak+eye+drops&tag=googhydr-21&in...
by colh76
Thu 26 May 2016 9:19 pm
Forum: Frequently asked Questions - and Answers
Topic: Is Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) beneficial for someone with keratoconus?
Replies: 4
Views: 2226

Re: Is Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) beneficial for someone with keratoconus?

Any invasive eye surgery has risks and also does risk cataracts developing earlier than normal. But the main thing is that implantable lenses are normally only used in keratoconus if the condition has stabilised. If your KC progresses, that would need a new prescription of the lens so another surgi...
by colh76
Wed 25 May 2016 6:56 pm
Forum: Frequently asked Questions - and Answers
Topic: Is Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) beneficial for someone with keratoconus?
Replies: 4
Views: 2226

Is Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) beneficial for someone with keratoconus?

I was just told that due to the fact that I have early stage of keratoconus, I was not suitable for LASIK. Instead, Implantable Collamer Lenses (ICL) was offered as I have enough space to insert the lens.

There seems to be talk of this procedure being riskier and having a higher chance of cataracts?

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