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Any opticians in the house?

(7 Posts)
hobnob57 Mon 28-Jan-13 20:58:15

Hmmmm. I'll maybe make an appointment then sad

BikeRunSki Mon 28-Jan-13 20:51:19

My left eye changed (better) by half a dioptre in both pg, and my right eye by half in one pg. Could also be related to my old age and v short sighted eyes getting more longsighted with age (was 37 when DS was born, 40 when DD was born). DD is now 1 and I have just ordered new glasses.

BurnThisDiscoDown Mon 28-Jan-13 20:47:22

It's difficult to say, sometimes it goes back to what it was, sometimes it stays as it is after pregnancy. One patient I saw took a year to go back to normal, but it's usually faster! Sorry, that wasn't helpful really! blush

florry88 Mon 28-Jan-13 20:44:31

ek dont like to be the barer of bad news but it possibly wont settle down, it has probably changed and you need new specs, sorry

hobnob57 Mon 28-Jan-13 15:47:10

Well, I'm just assuming it does, otherwise maybe I should be getting worried!

Mehrida Mon 28-Jan-13 15:23:49

I didn't know that your prescription could change when pg! Hmmm, have just bought two new pairs... confused

hobnob57 Mon 28-Jan-13 11:11:44

Can anyone advise me when you eyes settle down after pg? My right eye totally change prescription when I was pg and I was better off without my specs. It is still blurry through my glasses 4 months on and I'm desperate to see properly. But I don't want to fork out for new specs if my eyes are still adjusting to my hormones!

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