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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Primary aid is heat: Frequent warm compresses applied to the area involved will improve blood flow and hasten the localisation & drainage thru the outer or inner eyelid su ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
When to get checked: The home remedies, shower, wash hands frequently, don't rub your eye and creams can resolve most stye. However, if you remain with a stye, if it is no ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Stye-antibiotics?: Usually none are required. Frequesnt warm compresses will bring stye to head & it will open & drain by itself. If it doesn't, see fp for topical antib ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Titone
36 years experience Ophthalmology
Tobadex: Tobadex is a good choice it is a combination of tobramycin and dexamethazone. Warm compresses 2 times a day also help. Sometimes surgical drainage is ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
No: It's not supposed to get bigger. See your General Physician or, preferably, an eye specialist, an Ophthalmologist, for evaluation and treatment. Do ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Windisch
24 years experience Pediatrics
Warm compresses: Warm compresses 3-4 x per day will help to open up the stye.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
20 years experience Internal Medicine
NOOOO: use warm compress instead.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Try heat: Antibiotics can help a stye from spreading but are not too effective in getting rid of them. The best thing by far is to applying very warm, not hot, ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: U r on d right track.Question is r u applying warm, wet compresses for 5-10 minutes 3-6 times a day!this usually helps d area heal faster, open up a b ... Read More
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