Please call us immediately and remove your contact lenses if you are aware of one of the following symptoms or signs:

  • New onset of discomfort (scratching, itching, pain, etc.)
  • Increased lacrimation of tears, watery eyes
  • Increased redness of the eye
  • Sudden onset of decreased visual acuity
  • Increased photophobia
  • Inflammation or allergic reaction
  • Awareness of flashes

Call us:


+41 (0)31 311 07 66

If you cannot reach us quickly enough, please contact your ophthalmologist or the Inselspital:: +41 (0)31 632 24 02 (24/7)