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Had an eye infection. Treated with tobradex. Now I have vision problems and doctor says it's a mild corneal haze. Will this resolve on its own?

Corneal. "Haze" is edema (swelling) of the cornea and is usually self limited HOWEVER YOU NEED to continue to have follow-up with a Board Certified Opthamologist until it resolves! Hope this helps Dr Z. Read more...

I have an eye infection the last four weeks. It started on my right eye now it has spread to both eye but now my left eye is worse than my right eye.?

Common, Get Treated! Different types of eye infections, both viral and bacterial, can be very contagious and can spread between eyes. It's very important to get medication treatment for both eyes & also to use care and diligence for the best hygiene to minimize spread. For example, frequent hand washing, avoiding touching the face, use of a towel on your pillow, and disposing of tissue paper after each use can help. Read more...
? Viral infection. Your description sounds most like a severe viral infection but other etiologies are possible. See an eye doctor for further evaluation. Read more...

Is it possible to clear up an eye infection in a week?

Yes. The average range can be a few days to a few weeks, depending on the type, severity, involvement of ocular structures, etc. Read more...
Depends. For some infections, a few days of antibiotics will clear the infection. Other infections may last longer. See your local ophthalmologist for assistance and care. Read more...

I have had an eye infection with stringy muscus, have used ciprofloxin, alex, lastacraft, and tobramycin, have had no relief. What should I do now.

Get another opinion. When the eye is irritated, it makes mucous. Why your eye is irritated can be discovered by an ophthalmologist. Read more...
See eye doc. See ophthalmologist. May need more steroid drops. There is a syndrome called mucous fishing syndrome where patients remove stringy mucous from their eyes every day and creates viscious cycle of mucous production. Read more...