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Tobramycin Sulfacetamide Treating Conjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the thin mucous membrane that lines the front surface of the eyeball and the inside of the eyelids. As the inflammation increases, it causes the tiny blood vessels in the conjunctiva to dilate, thus leading to a redness of the eye. Depending on the cause of the conjunctitis there can also be itching, irritation, and discharge ...Read more
Is any of these substances Tobramycin or Dexamethasone suitable for treating conjunctivitis (allergic)?
Yes: Both can be used.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can I safely use Tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) suspension instead if Alrex for a mild case of allergic conjunctivitis?
Yesterday found out I have acute allergic conjunctivitis in my right eye. I was prescribed tobrex (tobramycin). Wondering when can I wear my contacts. ?
Wait: Tobrex (tobramycin) is an antibiotic used for bacterial eye infections. I recommend discontinuing contact lenses until your infection is resolved, usually 7-10 days. Now if you truly have an allergic conjunctivitis, then you are on the wrong medication. If you have goopy, sticky discharge and only have itchy watery eyes with scant stringy discharge, then i'd use otc zaditor™ twice daily for symptom control. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I went to a minute clinic as well as called my doctor for conjunctivitis in one eye. They prescribed me two different treatments (tobramycin drops) and erythromycin ointment). Which should I take?
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