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What are side effects of LASIK eye surgery?

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Some people have discomfort for the first 24 to 48 hours after LASIK surgery. Other side effects are rare. They may include:

  • Glare
  • Seeing halos around images
  • Difficulty driving at night
  • Fluctuating vision
  • Dry eyes

SOURCE:
The Food and Drug Administration.

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on April 16, 2020

SOURCE:
The Food and Drug Administration.

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on April 16, 2020

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