Are you experiencing discomfort or vision issues while wearing your eyeglasses or contact lenses? You might be wearing the wrong prescription. The correct prescription helps ensure clear, comfortable vision. In this post, Vienna Eyecare Center will discuss the potential consequences of wearing the wrong prescription and why addressing this issue is important.
When your eyes are forced to work harder than they need to, they may become tired and strained. Tired eyes while still wearing eyeglasses with a slightly wrong measurement may cause consistent discomfort and nausea.
Incorrect prescriptions can cause headaches as your eyes struggle to adjust and focus on objects clearly. The wrong lens will force your eyes to achieve focus, causing visual strain. Check if your headaches disappear after removing your glasses.
Dizziness and Nausea
The disorientation caused by incorrect prescriptions can sometimes result in feelings of dizziness and nausea, making everyday tasks more challenging. Remove your glasses or contacts to determine if they are causing these symptoms.
Blurred or Distorted Vision
Wearing the wrong prescription can cause your vision to become blurry or distorted, making it difficult to see and perform daily activities.
Finding the Right Prescription
Wearing the wrong prescription can significantly impact your vision and overall well-being. Address any concerns about your prescription to ensure that your eyes remain healthy and your vision clear — schedule a visit to a local eye clinic as soon as possible.
Schedule an eye exam with Vienna Eyecare Center today. Once your exam is complete, your optometrist will determine the accurate prescription for your eyeglasses or contact lenses. You can call us at (703) 938-7633, or fill out this contact form to set an appointment. We’re here to help you see clearly and comfortably.