3 doctors weighed in:
Can you use antibiotic eye ointment on your skin?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
If you get a skin lesion you are convinced is due to bacterial infection, and have available an appropriate antibiotic eye ointment, it can be effective on the skin.

In brief: Yes
If you get a skin lesion you are convinced is due to bacterial infection, and have available an appropriate antibiotic eye ointment, it can be effective on the skin.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Christopher Crosby
Board Certified, Dermatology
12 years in practice
93K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors