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Medicines for conjunctivitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
User :   my mother got eye operation e years back
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Ok
User :   two eyes were okay
User :   but today I had seen in one of the eyes red coloured, like blood
User :   I donot have any doctors assistance right now
User :   is it any severe problem
Doctor :   What operations had she undergone?
User :   i have brought predmet and ciffran eye drops can I use, w\
Doctor :   Cataractectomies?
User :   eye surgery
User :   yeah
User :   some lens might have been arranged in the eyes
Doctor :   Could you describe exactly how the eye
Doctor :   looks like now?
User :   eye was red in colour, as
User :   blood is spread on it
Doctor :   Does it resemble the eye after one has gone sleepless?
User :   until tomorrow i may not see any doctor,
User :   so can I use those eye drops
Doctor :   Does she have any other symptoms?
User :   to day she slept it seeems , no other symptoms
Doctor :   burning?
Doctor :   pain?
User :   but now a days she is not sleeping much it seems
User :   no pain, no burn
Doctor :   decreased vision?
User :   no
User :   everything is all right it seems
Doctor :   Foreign body sensation?
Doctor :   OK
User :   she is of 70 years
User :   not to worry much
Doctor :   Then I need you to do an examination right now
User :   how
User :   please tell me
Doctor :   look into her eyes with a torch
User :   yeah
Doctor :   look for any odjects
Doctor :   that might have fallen
Doctor :   compare both eyes for anything
Doctor :   different
User :   nothing was fallen
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   they are different , one is norrmal
Doctor :   What she is having could be
Doctor :   conjunctivitis
User :   nothing differently,
Doctor :   or allergy
Doctor :   or foreign body
User :   nothing special, strange done today
Doctor :   the predmet drops
Doctor :   is a steroid
User :   yes
Doctor :   in case this condition is due to infection
User :   after the operation doctor advised
User :   7 used
User :   now i remember that name only
Doctor :   then putting it could prove harmful
User :   I have ciffran also shall i use that
User :   what to do pleasse..........
User :   suggest me
User :   waiting eagerly for ur reply
Doctor :   ciffran is an antibiotic
User :   shall i use
Doctor :   will work only if it is due to infection
User :   after 10 minutes,
User :   no side effects know
Doctor :   It can be given if she is not allergic to it
User :   already predmet is there in the eye
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   nothing top worry'
User :   But i donot know whether she is allergic or not
Doctor :   Use ciffran tonight
User :   okay
Doctor :   Take her to ophthalmologist in the morning
User :   shall we wait some more time until this predmet melts or becomes nothing or we can use immediately
Doctor :   you can use immediately also
Doctor :   but it is noy going to give any immediate
Doctor :   changes
User :   thank u very much sir, I am from XXX
User :   are u from
User :   any how helpful suggestion
Doctor :   For all you know tomoro the doctor might prescribe Predmet itself, so dont worry
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