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i'm taking drops for my eye infection. it's an antibiotic. my eye is kind of red - is that one of the side effects?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
The other way around: The eye gets red from infection and the drops are used to fight the ingection - the success will be noted by lessening of the redness. If the redness persists or is worsening, then either the drops are not effective and you need a new one, or you may have an unlikely allergy. Check with your ophthalmologist.
Answered on Jan 5, 2020

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