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My wife out Similasan ear wax removal in her eyes by

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My wife out Similasan...

My wife out Similasan ear wax removal in her eyes by accident. We have rinsed then iut severa Times and out in an eye gel. What else should we do?

Doctor's Assistant: What are your wife's symptoms? Has she used any medication for this?

Her eyes are reddish, stinging, occasionally stabbing pain, dry. I put in GenTeal Teard gel and now a warm cloth over her eyes.

Doctor's Assistant: Has she seen a doctor about the pain?

She just did this 15 min ago, so no.

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Welcome to JA and thanks for this question. I'm sorry to hear about your wife's symptoms. Actually, there are a couple of things to monitor here. The first one is whether or not your wife develops any blurring of vision, loss of vision, black spots in front of the eye, flashes of light or even a discolored discharge coming from the eye. If any of these symptoms occur at ANY time over the next 12 hours then she needs to be immediately taken to the ER for a close examination and possible management with topical steroids and anti-inflammatory medications along with antibiotics.

If she does not have these symptoms then she should continue to wash out her eyes with cold water or saline every 30-40 mins for 10 mins at a time. This should be done for a maximum of 4-5 times. I would also suggest that she start using OTC anti-inflammatory ibuprofen at a dose of 200 mg thrice daily for 2 days and OTC antihistamines like Zyrtec or Claritin.

But right now you should monitor her for the symptoms that I described above.

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