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Flashcards in Objective 9 Contact lens Side effects/drug types Deck (10):
1

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Antihistamines and sympathomimetics?

Decreased tear film, decreased blink rate effecting all lens types

2

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Chlorthalidone (diuretics)

Increased lens deposits, decreased tear film, lid or corneal edema effecting all lens types.

3

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Fluorescein?

Discoloration of soft lenses

4

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Hypnotics and sedatives?

Decreased blink rate, sluggish accommodation effecting all lenses.

5

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Oral contraceptives?

Increased stickiness of mucus, corneal, or lid deem due to fluid retention effecting all lenses.

6

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Iodine groups?

Discolours soft lenses

7

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Sulfasalazine?

stains soft lenses yellow

8

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Tetracycline?

discolours soft lenses, dry eye

9

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with ASA?

Change tear composition effecting soft lenses

10

What are side effects that affect contact lenses with Insulin?

Dry eye symptom, increased lens deposits effecting all lenses.