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Can you use antihistamine eye drops for irritation due to herpes in the eye?
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Dr. Azhar Salahuddin
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Won't help
If you have active herpes in the eye, you need an antiviral medication, not an antihistamine.
If you have 'dendrites', make sure you don't use anything with steroids. It will make it worse. Either way, i hope you're seeing an eye doc.

In brief: Won't help
If you have active herpes in the eye, you need an antiviral medication, not an antihistamine.
If you have 'dendrites', make sure you don't use anything with steroids. It will make it worse. Either way, i hope you're seeing an eye doc.
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