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What happens if you use ciprodex in eyes as a prescription?

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what happens if you use ciprodex in eyes as a prescription?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  dr.vikrambhatt replied 7 years ago.
What are your symptoms in eye?
Since how long you are taking this medication?
Did your doctor prescribed it?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
ciprodex the drops used in the ears. if it is used as eye drops for 5 days instead of as it is supposed to be used, what are the consequences to the eye?
Expert:  Mel. replied 7 years ago.
lt;p>HelloCustomer</p><p> </p><p>The previous expert working with you has opted out so I will try to help you.</p><p> </p><p>This medication is not approved for use in the eye and could be potentially dangerous.</p><p> </p><p>It can cause pain, itching, redness, burning and could affect the sight. You would end up having treatment from an eye infirmary and I can promise you that you would wish you had never done it!</p><p> </p><p>Hope this helps.</p><p> </p><p>With my very best wishes</p><p>Mel.</p>