Pink Eye Medication

Pink eye medication typically refers to ophthalmic solutions or ointments used to treat conjunctivitis, a common eye condition characterized by inflammation of the conjunctiva, the thin membrane covering the white part of the eye and inner surface of the eyelids. These medications often contain antibiotics, such as polymyxin B, neomycin, or erythromycin, to combat bacterial infections commonly associated with bacterial conjunctivitis. Additionally, antihistamines or decongestants may be included to alleviate symptoms like itching and redness in cases of allergic conjunctivitis. Depending on the severity and cause of the condition, pink eye medication may be available over-the-counter or require a prescription […]