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Eye Drops vs. Eye Wash for Pinkeye

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Eyewash is a fluid, commonly saline (medicine), used in the aid of rinsing of the human eye. Eyewash may also describe the apparatus used to physically wash the eyes in the case that they may be contaminated by foreign materials or substances.Eyewashes m... Read more on Wikipedia
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177 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
eye drops on hand i am going to try the eye wash tonight...
...eyes are tcmgpt13 suggested an eye wash with boric acid in it ...works for me i also have that kind of eye drops on hand i am going to try the eye wash tonight thanks a bunch...
may need to use regular eye drops for dry eyes even though...
...who have dry eyes and take restasis. You still may need to use regular eye drops for dry eyes even though ...me. Now use Bausch and Lomb eye wash before I instill eye drops. Have also noticed...
eye drops a few times a day. It seems to help a...
...it is from chronic dry eyes so I use the moisturizing eye drops a few times a day. It seems to help a little. I also bought a little portable eye wash kit and that helps when there is a...
you should not try this if you are using other eye drops or...
...you might want to do a search for \"boric acid eye wash.\" This is helpful for eye irritations and is safe (it is ...try this if you are using other eye drops or...
test for sjogrens. i use eye drops 4 to 10 times a day....
hi ginger, using restasis is a choice you ...test for sjogrens. i use eye drops 4 to 10 times a day. in the mornings an eye wash is soothing and helps too. also check all...
drops/contact lense rinse/eye wash works well too.  Avoid...
...moistened cotton swab also helps.  Eye drops/contact lense rinse/eye wash works well too.  Avoid flushing...
drops. I think the eye drops caused it to hurt more. Should...
...at the point where the oil splashed. I used eye wash and eye drops. I think the eye drops caused it to hurt more. Should I be concerned? I can't move my eye without considerable discomfort at the...
you dilute them and drop them in your eyes. It helps...
I have some eye drops that help. but it's a ...helping people. it's called E.W. (eye wash) you dilute them and drop them in your eyes. It helps with my blurred vis...
eye drops are purple. Now that i'm better than when...
Hi bojan89, The Netramritam eye drops are purple. Now that i'm better than when i started using it, i don't ...Where did you buy that eye wash with ghee? Did you have...
is viral or allergic, eye wash and allergy eye drops...
...or allergic. If the conjunctivitis is viral or allergic, eye wash and allergy eye drops should clear it up. If ...will need to get antibiotic eye drops to clear up the infection....
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