A 38-year-old member asked:
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is naphcon-a used for styes?

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Dr. Edward Rubinchik
68 years experience Ophthalmology
Not really: This a anti-histamine drop and will not help with a stye.
Answered on Oct 23, 2017

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Pataday: Is an allergy drop. This will not help a stye. You can use some warm compresses if your eyelid is swollen and tender.
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Dr. Francine Yep
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Compresses: Place warm, wet compresses for 10 minutes three to six times a day. Don't try to squish or squeeze your stye.
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