Antibiotics / Pink Eye

Antibiotic Eye Drops

Antibiotic Eye Drops Antibiotic eye drops are typically the most common line of treatment for people with pink eye, although often unnecessary. Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, is a common infection of the eye that may cause teary and itchy eyes, watery discharge, redness, or swollen and crusty eyelids. In healthy individuals, a mild […]

Jillian Stenzel
Pink Eye

Pink Eye Symptoms & Treatments

Pink Eye Symptoms & Treatments The condition conjunctivitis is most often called ‘pink eye.’ Conjunctivitis occurs when there is inflammation of the conjunctiva. The conjunctiva is the membrane which layers the whites of your eyes, as well as the inner area of your eyelids. Your conjunctiva is responsible for keeping your eyes lubricated and free […]

Leah McCabe
Antibiotics / Pink Eye

Conjunctivitis Treatment Online

Conjunctivitis Treatment Online Conjunctivitis also called pink eye is an eye infection in one or both eyes that can be caused by bacteria, a virus or allergies. Depending on the cause of your conjunctivitis your treatment will vary. Here we will go over the different types of conjunctivitis and how to treat them online. Bacterial […]

Leah McCabe
Antibiotics / Pink Eye

Antibiotics for Conjunctivitis

Antibiotics for Conjunctivitis There are three main types of conjunctivitis, also called pink eye: bacterial, viral, and allergy. If you or your child is suffering from bacterial conjunctivitis then you need a prescription for antibiotics. Read on to learn more about bacterial conjunctivitis and how to get antibiotics online. What is Bacterial Conjunctivitis? Bacterial conjunctivitis […]

Leah McCabe
Antibiotics / Pink Eye

Antibiotics for Pink Eye

Antibiotics for Pink Eye Pink eye, also called conjunctivitis, is inflammation of the conjunctiva in your eyes. Conjunctiva is a membrane that covers the whites of your eyes and the inside part of your eyelids. Along with lacrimal glands, the conjunctiva lubricates the eyes and helps keep them clean. When the conjunctiva is inflamed, it […]

Leah McCabe
Antibiotics / Pink Eye

Antibiotics for Viral Conjunctivitis

Antibiotics for Viral Conjunctivitis Viral conjunctivitis is a severe and contagious infection of your eye’s conjunctiva. It occurs when viruses, similar to the ones that cause the common cold and flu, rubella, measles and chickenpox get in the eye. It is typically caused by adenovirus and enterovirus. Viral conjunctivitis is especially caused by adenovirus serotypes […]

Leah McCabe
Antibiotics / Pink Eye

Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Bacterial Conjunctivitis Bacterial Conjunctivitis also called pink eye is an infection in one or both eyes that causes swelling of the conjunctiva, bloodshot eyes and thick discharge. It can affect both children and adults though, it is more common among children. Read on to learn more about bacterial conjunctivitis, causes, symptoms treatments and more. What […]

Leah McCabe
Pediatrics / Pink Eye

Pink Eye in Babies & Toddlers

Pink Eye in Babies & Toddlers Approximately 1% of all primary care visits in the U.S. are for pink eye. Pink eye in toddlers is very common and generally not dangerous. Pink eye in newborns, on the other hand, can be a sign of a very serious infection and can lead to blindness if not […]

Dr. Umer Khan
Eye Infection / Pink Eye

Pink Eye Signs, Remedies, and Treatments

What Is Pink Eye? Pink eye, known medically as conjunctivitis, is a common condition that can affect both children and adults. The “bloodshot” appearance of your eye comes from inflammation of the conjunctiva, a thin membrane lining the inside surface of your eyelids and the whites of your eyes. Normally transparent in appearance, your conjunctiva […]

Mark Spera
Eye Infection / Pink Eye

Pink Eye vs. Allergies: What’s the Difference?

Pink Eye vs. Allergies: What’s the Difference? Your eyes are incredibly sensitive to irritants and microbes. While red eyes can come from not getting enough sleep or just not blinking enough, they can also be a sign of infections or disorders. Pink eye is one of the most common ailments to your eyes, but many […]

Alexa Englehart
Pink Eye

Is Pink Eye Contagious?

Is Pink Eye Contagious? Your eyes are powerful, complex organs, giving you the ability to interpret and process the world around you. At the same time, your eyes are incredibly sensitive and offer an easy access point for bacteria, viruses, and other contaminants, especially if you are prone to rubbing your eyes with your hands […]

Alexa Englehart
Pink Eye

How to Treat Pink Eye

How to Treat Pink Eye Many people tend to take their eyes and vision for granted. Your eyes are amazing, powerful organs that take in the world around you for your brain to interpret. You may not be blinking enough, or you may rub your eyes frequently, allowing bacteria, viruses, fungi, and other irritants and […]

Alexa Englehart
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