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Are acyclovir pills useful for eye infections?
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In brief: Yes, if...
...The cause of the eye infection is herpes; otherwise useless.

In brief: Yes, if...
...The cause of the eye infection is herpes; otherwise useless.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Ilan Cohen
Ophthalmology
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In brief: They can be
This medication can be used to treat certain specific viral infections of the eye or to help reduce the risk of recurrrence of said infections.

In brief: They can be
This medication can be used to treat certain specific viral infections of the eye or to help reduce the risk of recurrrence of said infections.
Dr. Ilan Cohen
Dr. Ilan Cohen
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