Aa
Aa
A
A
A
Close
Avatar universal

red eye

my six year old son's left eye is red ,itches, has a little mucus and is watery can i use tobrex eye drop ?
2 Responses
1775156 tn?1314638084
Sounds like pink eye to me. I would talk to his pediatrician before giving him anything.Good luck.
Avatar universal
If the eye has green discharge, you can use antibiotics (Polysporin eye drops or so). If the eye is itchy and swollen, could be allergy to something. Also check for foreign bodies under the upper eyelid.
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Undiagnosed Symptoms Community

Top General Health Answerers
363281 tn?1590104173
Nelson, New Zealand
1756321 tn?1547095325
Queensland, Australia
19694731 tn?1482849837
AL
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Discharge often isn't normal, and could mean an infection or an STD.
In this unique and fascinating report from Missouri Medicine, world-renowned expert Dr. Raymond Moody examines what really happens when we almost die.
Think a loved one may be experiencing hearing loss? Here are five warning signs to watch for.
When it comes to your health, timing is everything
We’ve got a crash course on metabolism basics.
Learn what you can do to avoid ski injury and other common winter sports injury.