With our same day pink eye treatment service, you can meet with a top online doctor, get diagnosed and receive the treatment you need. Our doctors can determine whether you have pink eye or something else altogether and prescribe the appropriate treatment plan.
Pink eye tends to be caused most often by viruses in adults, and by bacteria in children. It is important to see a doctor to determine what kind of pink eye you have before pursuing any treatment plan.See our FAQs
Check Your Symptoms
The most prominent symptom of pink eye is redness in and around your eye. Besides this, you may also notice:
Get a Prescription Online
Assuming our doctors deem it necessary to prescribe you medication for treatment, they will electronically send your prescription to your local pharmacy, ensuring that you get prompt and efficient treatment. As soon as the prescription is sent, you are all set to go pick it up! Some of the most common and effective antibiotics prescribed for pink eye include:
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If you have viral conjunctivitis, you will generally not need medication. With bed rest, the virus should run its course within seven to fourteen days. For more serious forms of viral pink eye, your doctor may prescribe an antiviral medication. The most well-known effective antiviral medication for pink eye is ganciclovir, which is applied topically.
Bacterial pink eye is much easier to treat, though it’s not always required. With antibiotics, you can see drastic improvement within 24 hours. Antibiotics come in the form of eye drops and topical ointments.
For allergic pink eye, you’re your doctor may prescribe antihistamines, including loratadine (Claritin) and cetirizine (Zyrtec). These can help to relieve symptoms but may only be necessary. Don’t take antihistamines or give antihistamines to your child until you have consulted your doctor.
1. Schedule an appointment from your phone
2. Speak with a doctor for 15 minutes
3. Pick up your prescription from a pharmacy near you
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