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This is also called conjunctivitis. It is highly contagious and transmitted by touching your face or eye when you have the germ. It can be caused by not washing your hands.

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How to deal with pink eye?

get pink eye drops

Where did pink eye come from?

pink eye is conjunctivitus.

Is tobradex for pink eye?

Yes. It is for pink eye. It is an antibiotic and will not help any pink eye caused by a virus.

Is pink eye not deadly?

Pink eye is not deadly. Pink eye is an infection and can be treated if seen immediately by a professional.

Does pink eye hurt?

Pink eye can hurt a little but mainly pink eye just itches a lot.

Does Tobramycin 0.3 Eye Drop get rid of pink eye?

yes, I have used it for pink eye and it worked. It only works for pink eye caused by bacteria though. It does not treat viral pink eye.

What are signs that you have pink eye?

You have a pink eye and your eye(s) water(s).

Can eyes be pink and not be pink eye?

It depends if your eye is itching to have pink eye, if it's not itching see an eye doctor. you could also probably get contacts for pink eyes. but be careful!

Can ball pits give you pink eye?

Only if the balls are encrusted in pink eye crust, or if you have pink eye already.

How do you stop pink eye?

How to stop pink eye have sex!

Home remedies for pink eye?

try not to get pink eye :)

Does your eye have to pink to have pink eye?

No your eye does not have to be pink or red to have pink eye. Pink eye is when your eye itches really bad, and when you keep your eye closed for a long period of time, it gets crusted shut (disgusting..). Well theres your answer, hope you don't have pink eye! Its not a fun thing to have, and don't itch it, that will only make it worse! Go to the doctors and they may give you something to treat the itching until the pink eye goes's been proven you cannot give yourself pink eye.

Can you get pink eye from cheese?

No. You can only get pink eye but touching your eye with dirty hands.

Is it possible for a fish to get pink eye?

yes but there eye will not be pink it will be kind of a redish eye?

What if your eye is pink but you do not have pink eye?

If your eye is pink and you don't have pink eye, you may have broken a blood vessel. It will clear up in a few days. You could also have allergies or be tired or stressed out.

How long is pink eye contagious?

Pink eye is contagious for as long as symptoms are present. If the eye is still red, swollen, and teary, you can catch pink eye.

Can erythromycin eye ointment be used for pink eye?

Can erythromycin eye ointment be used fore pink eye?

Can you get pink eye from someone farting in your eye?

No, someone farting in youe eye prevents from getting pink eye.

What causes pink eye?

Pink eye is caused by poo particles coming into contact with your eye.

Can you go to cruise have pink eye?

can you go on a cruise with pink eye

What is the scientific name for pink eye?

The name for Pink eye is Conjunctivitis.

Can black men get pink eye?

yeah, NE1 can get pink eye

What famous people had pink eye?

Rhianna has had pink eye of course

Is pink eye dangerous?

Pink eye is not as much as dangerous as contagious.

What is the common name for pink eye?

pink eye is the common name