It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Sjögren's Syndrome Message Board
Post New Thread   Reply Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-13-2011, 07:13 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
BeckyJM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 1
BeckyJM HB User
Angry Cleaning eye ointment from glasses??

I'm new to the group, but I have a question and I hope someone here has experience & can share.

I've had Sjogren's for 17 years and I use night-time eye lubricant as I also have sleep apnea & use a CPAP. The air from the CPAP is very drying, so my eyes are even more dry (and sore) if I don't use the lubricant. I try to wipe the lubricant off my lashes, etc. before I put my glasses on in the morning.

Originally, I was able to clean any residue of this lubricant off my (polycarbonate) eyeglasses with no problem-either using the spray that comes from the eyeglasses store or using a mild soap & microfiber eyeglass cloth. I just got new (polycarbonate) eyeglasses with the usual anti-glare/anti-scratch coating & I can't believe that the lubricant won't come off of the glasses-it just smears.

I'm taking the glasses back tomorrow to see what they recommend but I wonder if anyone else here has had this problem and how did they deal with it?

 
Reply With Quote
Reply Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Sjogren's and contact lenses/punctal plugs? Danigirl22 Sjögren's Syndrome 16 03-25-2012 02:49 AM
Fairly New to the Sjogren's trouble1968 Sjögren's Syndrome 11 09-21-2011 07:15 AM
Dry eye plugs/ Need advice Oleander53 Sjögren's Syndrome 2 03-23-2010 12:21 PM
Please help me Madison104 Sjögren's Syndrome 18 03-15-2010 04:09 AM
Need Humidifier Recommendation (Mold and Bacteria Free) patriciaf Sjögren's Syndrome 4 11-02-2008 04:00 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



boobootwo (8), luca689 (7), ladybud (4), quincy (4), dltt48 (3), owllover99 (3), Knot (3), Fantine (2), MsMarty (2), Beerosie (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (857), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (671), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:00 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.com™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!