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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arun Gulani
30 years experience in Ophthalmology
Not necessarily: First find out if it is a stye (painful, infective) or a chalazion (no pain, less visible and more chronic). Stye requires local warm compresses, loca ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Stye: Having styes is not a hygiene problem. Your eyes or face may be colonized with staph, strep, or other bacteria, perhaps requiring antibiotic treatment ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Styes: Please make an appointment to an eye specialist! You will get good care, I'm sure! Please let me know how things go. PS: I am 72, started wearing gl ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Ocular rosacea: Minocycline 50mg or doxicycline 20-50mg by mouth once a day. If it works you will continue for years.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maziar Lalezary
13 years experience in Ophthalmology
Oral medications : Ask your eye care professional if oral doxycycline is an option for you. It can be effective by reducing oil production in patients with chronic chal ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Warm compresses: Requires many weeks, otherwise there is medicine you can take by mouth, Minocin (minocycline) or Doxycycline that also take time to resolve the style.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kalt
33 years experience in Ophthalmology
No: Do not use expired medication on your infant. See your pediatrician or ophthalmologist and get evaluated.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience in Dermatology
Sure: As long as it's not irritating, it should be fine.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Shatz
25 years experience in Ophthalmology
A good option: Although there are several products on the market to clean eyelids, dilute baby shampoo on a wash cloth is one of the safest methods to use. First, ha ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Cappaert
58 years experience in Ophthalmology
Very safe: Using the baby shampoo is a good idea and is safe.. Clease the eyelids with it and use warm compresses twice a day. Artificial tears to increase the l ... Read More

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