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Have redness, irritation in eye. Accident used the wrong drops. Is it a serious problem?

I accidently put Neomycin Polymyxin B Sulfates and Hydrocortisone Otic Solution in my eye instead of the intended allergy drops. I have washed the eye out with water and saline solution, but I am just wondering if the redness and stinging are an indication of the irritation, or a more serious problem? Do I need to have the eye checked?
Asked On : Fri, 26 Apr 2013
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Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates and Hydrocortisone Otic Solution USP is a sterile antibacterial and anti-inflammatory solution for otic use.
Its a serious problem unless you are free from complication like redness , irritation etc.
I advice you to Wash gently with streams of running uncontaminated water for few mins and do not rub with your hands .
Consult a Ophthalmologist if any advere reaction persists.

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Dr.J.Kingson John David
Answered: Fri, 26 Apr 2013
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