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Red Eyes from Contacts

I used to not have any problems with my contact lenses, which I have been wearing for a little under a year. But I switched solutions very briefly, then switched back and now my eyes get very badly bloodshot every time I wear them. I switched everything out and stopped wearing them for a couple of months, and even spent a period of time using steroid drops from my eye doctor. No dice. Still red eyes every time. What could be causing this and what can I do about it?
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711220 tn?1251891127
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Redness from contact lenses has many causes from solution to the contact lens.

You need to work through this with your eye doctor.

Dr. O.
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I've already spent a good chunk of change for my eye doctor to eventually basically tell me that he doesn't know what's causing it.
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Mine have started doing the same thing!  I think mine has something to do with my thyroid disorder though.  I have hashimoto's.  I also have elevated eye pressure.
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