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What should I do for pink eye if the antibiotics prescribed didn't work?
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Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology
In brief: Pink eye
Call your eye md for a reevaluation.
It may be a viral conjunctivitis, which would be not expected to recover with antibiotics. Also to be safe, you need your doctor to rule out other causes of pink eye, such as inflammatory disease.

In brief: Pink eye
Call your eye md for a reevaluation.
It may be a viral conjunctivitis, which would be not expected to recover with antibiotics. Also to be safe, you need your doctor to rule out other causes of pink eye, such as inflammatory disease.
Dr. Jon Fishburn
Dr. Jon Fishburn
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Dr. Robert Chang
Ophthalmology
In brief: Return to your doc
If something doesn't respond, it either means needs more time, incorrect diagnosis, wrong dosage, resistant to therapy, or more than one problem. Typically, for a viral pink eye, topical antibiotics are just prescribed for prevention of secondary bacterial infection.

In brief: Return to your doc
If something doesn't respond, it either means needs more time, incorrect diagnosis, wrong dosage, resistant to therapy, or more than one problem. Typically, for a viral pink eye, topical antibiotics are just prescribed for prevention of secondary bacterial infection.
Dr. Robert Chang
Dr. Robert Chang
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