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... I hope I don't run into the same problems as you and I truly hope your eyes stay healthy! ... (4 replies)
... I agree that Tobradex does work. Just an fyi it does contain a steroid so I am not sure how long it can be used. ... (4 replies)
... The Tobradex is amazing, I actually look human again after 2.5 days of use! ... (4 replies)

... months, stye would come and go but the tobradex worked! However after all was said and done I developed recurrent cornea errosion RCE problem in the same eye. ... (4 replies)
... and prescribed Tobradex by my optometrist, 1 drop, 4x a day for 7 days. ... (4 replies)
... I am an American student studying in Italy right now and before I left I developed a reoccurring eye problem. ... (2 replies)
... About a week ago, I visited my eye doctor due to extreme dryness and irritation of my eyes while wearing my contacts and also without wearing my contacts. She diagnosed me with eye inflammation and dryness due to allergies and put me on TobraDex ST eye drops 4 times a day. ... (0 replies)
Red eyes..
Sep 15, 2010
... Well basically this is where I'm at.. I went to the eye doctor thinking I had pinkeye because my eyes were blood shot and a little pinkish around the iris of my eye.. ... (0 replies)
... hours of wearing them, my right eye would become very red and then even after removing the lenses, would stay red for a day. ... (0 replies)
... Could the tobradex drops cause the problem? ... (88 replies)
... This board is great! Nice to know that others have experienced the same problems. Anyhow on to my story. Last winter had inflammed eyelids and redness in left eye. Eye doctor said it was likely an alergy prescribed Alerex drops which worked. Was told to lay off the contacts as much as possible. ... (88 replies)
... I Slept In Mine By Mistake, And The Doc Gave Me Tobradex A Steroid Antibotic Drops , It Worked Wonders For Me . My Eyes Were Inflamed, He Said Do Not Were You Contacts For A Couple Of Days. ... (2 replies)
... Cosmetic" contact lenses are generally for vision correction. They are not "bandage" contacts used for medical eye treatment. ... (11 replies)
... I truly thought your eye doctor said NOT to wear your contacts while you were under treatment of a corneal infection. ... (11 replies)
... I could wear my contacts again, but DO NOT stop using the drops. He stressed this. This is when I asked if I had to remove my contacts and wait a period before putting them back in after putting in the drops and he no, there's no need to take out your contacts when using these drops. ... (11 replies)
... Your doctor said ......"IF and only IF your eye is as white as my shirt" meaning NO signs of infections,then you can START to wear your contact lenses. ... (11 replies)
... ok, now i'm confused. if it causes the contacts' "material to discolor and loose water content"...isn't that a bad thing, in which case it wouldn't be advisable to wear contacts, contrary to what the doctor said? ... (11 replies)
... It's the molecular structure of Benzalkinium Chloride that is easily absorbed into the matix of all hydrogal contact lenses, causing the material to discolor and loose water content. ... (11 replies)
... I found that the preservative in Tobradex is Benzalkonium Chloride, which apparently is often used as a preservative in contact lenses, so I'm going to assume what I read before was Internet misinformation (that said preservative would damage lenses) and that the doctor is right. (11 replies)
... Thanks for the reply. I assume this is why the doctor's statement was conditional. "Next Saturday IF and only IF your eye is as white as my shirt." I'm still going to have a full week with no contacts. ... (11 replies)

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