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steroid drops are very helpful in conjunctivitis but they are to be given under supervision.They reduce inflammation and pain substantially but it is to be assessed periodically that there should be no abrasion as that in presence of steroids will increase.Since the problem requires a short term exposure ,one need not worry about long term side effects of steroids
I have had a swollen eyelid for about 8 days or so and yesterday it was worse. I went to a medical dr. saturday was told it was allergic conjunctivitous but yesterday it was worse so i went to the eye dr. and was told my eyes are in great shape. He gave me some steroid drops and today it does feel bettter however it is very droopy.
Is there any contra indication to use Mezol ? I ahd severe vital conjunctitivits last month and was prescribed steroid orally and locally as eye drops. Now I am still taking steroid eydrops once a day and refresh eye drops. I had unertaken iridoplasy laser operation in March and was prescribed Temelol to reduce pressure. But the doctor asked me to stop Temelol while I am on steroids. I am having pain and itichiness after working whole day on the computer and do not dare to use Temelol but I tried Mezol this morning and the itichiness is better. Can I put Mezol like tow to three times a day while I am takign steroid eye drops/ I am a 60 year old female , 5 feet 4 and overweight. I am also a medical doctor.
Good Morning I have been to the Doctor twice for sore eyes . Doctors says Conjunctivitis had two different antibiotic eye drops but still no improvement . I am going on holidays soon and would like to have no issues with my eyes while away. Do I need to return to the Doctor or is there something else I can do to resolve the issue? Thank You