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I'm having blurry vision after being pepper sprayed. I'm not

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I'm having blurry vision after being pepper sprayed. I'm not sure what kind of spray it was. I was able to see yesterday but when I woke up today my eyes were blurred
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Have you been having any headaches?
Customer: No headaches. I got sprayed on Friday and today is Monday but I woke up today blurry
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Eye
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Hello this is Dr. Stan and I will assist you with your question today. I am U.S. trained,

Board Certified and I have 32 years of patient experience. I am happy to help you. I'm sorry that you have blurred vision after being sprayed in the eyes. Since it is 48-72 hours after being sprayed, you need to have your eyes examined. The spray may have caused some corneal damage and if so, you will need medication (steroids) to help relieve this. If you can't get into see an Optometrist, then I suggest going to an Urgent Care Center. If there is corneal damage, it needs treatment sooner rather than later.

Thank you for allowing me to provide assistance.

I am available to answer any additional questions you may have.

I hope your medical problem(s) are resolved soon and you feel better. If you find the information I provided helpful, so I am compensated for my service, please rate me with 5-Stars. Thank you

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Eye Doctor: Dr Stan, Doctor replied 3 months ago

How are your eyes? Have you received medical treatment?

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