A 30-year-old female asked:
how long is an eye infection contagious after starting antibiotic drops?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Bryan Levey answered
26 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: If the infection is caused by bacteria, you might see improvement and decreased contagion in a day. If the eye infection is viral, the antibiotic drops won't change the status of contagion at all.
Answered on Oct 29, 2014
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