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A 30-year-old female asked:

Infection in left eye. been prescribed lotepred t drops. its been 5 days and my irritation n redness hasn got any better. should i continue?

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Dr. Larry Eastburn
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Need consult: The medication you are taking has a steroid in it. If your eye infection is not improved in 5 days you need to be seen immediately. Continued use of steroid drops in an eye infection can lead to complications. Make an appt as soon as possible. Good luck.
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