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What is the best medication for pinkeye and is Levaquin used

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What is the best medication for pinkeye and is Levaquin used for pinkeye
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Pink eye may be due to various causes like bacteria, virus, allergy, foreign body, chemical irritants etc.

Treatment will be according to cause.

If it is due to bacterial infection, then Levaquin will help.

You can see some improvement after 1-2 days.

For other causes of pink eye symptomatic treatment will be needed.

You can read the link for more information.

http://www.mayoclinic.com/print/pink-eye/DS00258/METHOD=print&DSECTION=all

I hope this information will be helpful.

Please ask if you need any clarification.

Best wishes.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thank you for your help
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 7 years ago.
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Thank you.