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How long does pink eye usually last?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: 3-5 days

Non bacterial conjunctivitis, commonly gets better without meds and local treatment with compresses and avoiding triggers.
3-5 days on average.

In brief: 3-5 days

Non bacterial conjunctivitis, commonly gets better without meds and local treatment with compresses and avoiding triggers.
3-5 days on average.
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Dr. William Dieck
Ophthalmology

In brief: Treated 2- 3 days

Uncomplicated conjunctivitis treated with antibiotic drops usually resolves in 2-3 days.
Treatment will extend from 5- 7 days, depending on you symptoms and how soon treatment was initiated. Untreated conjunctivitis will usually not resolve on its own.

In brief: Treated 2- 3 days

Uncomplicated conjunctivitis treated with antibiotic drops usually resolves in 2-3 days.
Treatment will extend from 5- 7 days, depending on you symptoms and how soon treatment was initiated. Untreated conjunctivitis will usually not resolve on its own.
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