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You have done the right thing by flushing the eye as that is the first thing to be done.
Flushing the eye helps to remove majority of the irritant out of the eye.
It is very unlikely for the syrup to get absorbed into the eye due to its molecular composiion.
I guess you need not worry about any adverse effect on the child's eye. Once she gets up, you can observe for any redness o the eye. You can put lubricating ye drops suh as Refresh tears eye drops, 1 drop 4 times a day as it will help to soothen the eye.
Please do not worry and your child will be absolutely fine when she gets up. Oral liquid medicines cannot enter the eye. They remain on the surface and get flushed out with an eye wash.
No, it would be better to let her sleep. The fact hat she has fallen asleep shows that her eyeis fine and not bothering her.
I guess you should stop blaming yourself for the mishap. It was just an accident which could have happened wih anyone. Being a mother of two I can understand your plight. Trust me her eye will fine in the morning. Just remember to put the suggested eye drops.
Don't bother wih visine eye drops. Only lubricating eye drops suh as refresh tears eye drops, 1 drop 4 times a day should be enough. You can use it even if there is no redness of the eye. If you need more help, please use the reply tab to continue our conversation. If you do not require further assistance, kindly rate my service.Thank you and best wishes.It was a pleasure to have answered this question. Views expressed are for information purpose only and cannot substitute a visit to an ophthalmologist
You can drop in a short reply in the morning and brief about her eye. Take care and remember to sleep well.