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Posted on Mon, 10 Jul 2017 in Vision and Eye Disorders
Question: My infant son had conjunctivitis. It is now transmitted to me. What medicine should I take
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Answered by Dr. Ramesh Kumar 3 hours later
Brief Answer:
Medications are as follows

Detailed Answer:
Hi there,
Thank you for choosing this forum to post your query.

As per your question-
Medicines are,
Eye drop Ciprofloxacin 2 drops twice daily(antibacterial).
Eye drop Naphazoline 1 drop twice daily
Tab Allegra 180 mg once daily.(antihistaminic) before going to bed.
Tab Amoxicillin 500 mg twice daily (before breakfast and before dinner), you may ned to get a prescription from your local doctor for this.

Wash eye three times with cold water.
Don't rub eyes.

It will take around 3-5 days to settle down.

Thank you.

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