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Woman Mistakes Super Glue For Eye Drops, OMG!

Getting dust in your eyes makes you blind for seconds. You immediately reach out for eyedrops to get rid of those blinding little particle.

You can easily succeed if you don't have a friend who can hardly seek the difference between superglue and eyedrops. Well, to be fair, they look somewhat similar. So the friend might not be in the wrong.

But hey, get your eyelids stuck to your eyeballs. Have a read!

Woman Mistakes Super Glue For Eye Drops, OMG!

Woman Mistakes Super Glue For Eye Drops, OMG!

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#1 'Friends Forever'.

#1 'Friends Forever'.

Katherine Gaydos from Lantana seriously needs to reconsider her friends. What she simply asked was for eyedrops and what she got was a medical emergency.

#2 Help Her!

#2 Help Her!

One day in a hassle of some small task, something got into her eye. As she had a friend near, she asked for help.

#3 Thank you Not!

#3 Thank you Not!

Her so helpful and kind friend grabbed the first bottle from Katherine's purse without MUCH reading.

#4 So Much For A Asking.

#4 So Much For A Asking.

Katherine remembers,"As soon as I felt it in my eye, I felt it burn, and I closed my eye and screamed 'Call 911'." The glue did its job perfectly as her eyes were sealed shut within seconds.

#5 Eight Days of Torture.

#5 Eight Days of Torture.

Even after a week, her eyes were tightly glued. She gave an interview to the local radio station and told that she visited a doctor who gave her a topical ointment but refused to help her.

#6 Finally Someone Was Kind.

#6 Finally Someone Was Kind.

After her story began to spread around, a doctor came forward to help her. He applied anesthetic to her eyelids and detach her eyelids from eyeballs.

#7 Still Not Ended.

#7 Still Not Ended.

Her eyelids have now opened, but she is continuing the treatments. She explains,"He said I should get my sight back, and not have permanent damage."

#8 Similar Story.

#8 Similar Story.

Not long ago, the story of Irmgard Holm from Arizona surfaced, when she mistook a glue bottle for eyedrops.

#9 Sounds Tragic.

#9 Sounds Tragic.

Irmgard had undergone cataract surgery after which she was prescribed six different eyedrops. One day she mistakenly grabbed a bottle of glue instead and ended with her eyes tight shut. "The bottles are identical, and I am not young anymore, but I am not senile," she explained.

#10 Irmgard Got Immediate Help.

#10 Irmgard Got Immediate Help.

The glue did its job quickly, Irmgard eyes were sealed. Although, she didn't wait for eight days like Katherine as hospital staff immediately began to work on her.

#11 Doppelganger Bottles.

#11 Doppelganger Bottles.

How similar they look! No surprise, they are mistaken for each other.

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