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Diffrent sized pupils

Hi,
I am 24 and suffer from severe health anxiety. I recently started taking Effexer and Ativan for the anxiety. The other night at work one of the nurses noticed that my right pupil was bigger than my left, not a big difference in size however this still had my anxiety reach a new level. I had my eyes tested about 1 month ago and they were fine however I did need a low prescription reading glasses. I still notice the different size pupils sometimes but they dilate normally and when I am outside in normal light they are always they same size. Also I spend a lot of time on the computer and haven't been getting much sleep either.

Thanks
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Normal variant.

Dr. O.
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What does that mean??
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It is normal.  Not all people have equal pupils.  In the absence of any neurological diseases this is normal.

Dr. O.
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Thank You!!
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