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I had a laymans description pink eye or conjuctivitius, I…

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I had a laymans description pink eye or conjuctivitius, I did't follow the instructions on the medication, the condition became anti biotic resistant and now I have it all the time, small amount of eye buggers every morning for the last year, seems to be slowly worsening slowly over time, theory deteriating the lipid layer. Has symtoms similar to dry eye, with peak irritation on wakeing, but by noon my eyes look basically normal, and hence doctors blow me off. Please don't blow me off. Condition eventually spead to my ears as well, with continuous mild to moderate ear irritation. Tired of being given the same antibiotics and hopeing for a different result. Lets tackel the eyes together:) I thing that if we cultured the eye germs and tested for effective meds we could find something

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with the ear issue? Have you had any colds or flus recently?

The ears 6 months, the eyes a year and a half. No cold or flus in many years.

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Hello, this is Dr. Stan, thank you for your question. I am U.S. trained,

Board Certified and I have 30 years of patient experience and I am here to help you today. I'm sorry you are having symptoms of eye and ear irritation.

To treat your eyes: Over the counter Boric Acid Eye Wash applied with an eye cup 2-3 times daily for 5 days. This will clear your eye infection.

Your ears: Purchase antifungal ear drops at any pharmacy.

From your description, you don't need antibiotics.

I hope this is helpful.

Thank you for allowing me to provide assistance.

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