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I wear multifocal lenses and they did not mark the boxes for me..eye

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I wear multifocal lenses and they did not mark the boxes for me. My dominate eye is the left. contacts are marked -2.00 and -1.75. which eye do they go in
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. PG replied 7 years ago.

Hi,

It is likely that the -1.75 is for the right (dominant eye). However this is by no means certain.

You could try wearing them as suggested (-1.75 for rt eye, and -2.0 for the lt eye), and see if that works, however it would be best to go back to your optometrist to confirm the same,

Warm regards