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Do I need antibiotics to cure my dry eye syndrome?

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Dr. Majid Moshirfar
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Yes, some situations

If your dry eye has an evaporative component called blepharitis, you eyecare specialist may recommend warm compresses with lid cleansing along with application of topical antibiotics such as erythromycin, azithromycin, and oral doxycycline.
It is common to see miebomian gland disease along with dry eye ocular surface problems.

In brief: Yes, some situations

If your dry eye has an evaporative component called blepharitis, you eyecare specialist may recommend warm compresses with lid cleansing along with application of topical antibiotics such as erythromycin, azithromycin, and oral doxycycline.
It is common to see miebomian gland disease along with dry eye ocular surface problems.
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