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Douglas County Issues Contact Lens Solution Warning

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Contact Lens Solution Warning

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Contact lens users should check their cleaning solution to make sure they aren't using a recalled product that could lead to eye damage.

AMO Complete MoisturePlus Multipurpose Contact Lens solution has been linked to Acanthamoeba keratitis, an infection caused by a microscopic, free-living amoeba that can cause blindness. It is thought that a 2003 reformulation of the product may have changed its ability to kill the common organism.