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Kite, GA
A 31-year-old female asked:

i've had pinkeye for 4 days,it's not getting better,swollen eyelids,very red,watery, crusty in the a.m. and corner of eye painful.time to see a doc?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
Geriatrics 30 years experience
Yes: Yes, it's always time to see your doctor when your condition isn't getting any better.
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Yes: Your symptoms are suggestive of bacterial conjunctivitis which is best treated with ophthalmic antibiotic drops. Your doctor can determine if this is the situation.

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Last updated Jun 16, 2015

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