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What does it mean when I have one pupil larger than the other?
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when was this noticed? How big is the difference? very noticeable by others? do the pupils react equally to light?
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Hi , thanks for your quick response. I notice a significant difference in the a.m., 2-3mm. Nobody has told me about it. I just tried a flashlight in the mirror, they react the same, but my pupil of my right eye gets significantly larger. I take 12.5 mg. diuretic, Flonase, 30 mg. Lexapro, and 25 mg. Benadryl and have severe sleep apnea currently treated by my lovely bed companion C-PAP. Thanks, Stacey

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Stacey

a pupil difference of 1mm can be normal, called physiologic anisocoria. 2-3mm difference in pupil needs to be evaluated by an eye doctor to determine the cause of the difference, Regards *****

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