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How can I prevent conjunctivitis?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Pink eye

This is in adults almost always viral.
No topical antibiotic ointment or drop will prevent it. It is caught, like the common cold, by exposure to material from someone who currently has the condition. Observing cleanliness on your part will help but you cannot avoid touching objects that may have the virus on it when placed there by another.

In brief: Pink eye

This is in adults almost always viral.
No topical antibiotic ointment or drop will prevent it. It is caught, like the common cold, by exposure to material from someone who currently has the condition. Observing cleanliness on your part will help but you cannot avoid touching objects that may have the virus on it when placed there by another.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine

In brief: Home remedy

Just apply neosporin oint on top of eye lids - otc when you go to bed to prevent this.

In brief: Home remedy

Just apply neosporin oint on top of eye lids - otc when you go to bed to prevent this.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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