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Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
3/12/2012 7:01:18 AM

Reviewer: green eye's, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
1/26/2012 10:04:12 PM

Reviewer: Brantab, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given this to clear up my pink eye. Seven days later they are much worse. Dr prescribed another antibiotic and in four hours I had relief and my eyes look better. This antibiotic dies not work and more expensive then second antibiotic.

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
12/14/2011 10:05:01 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am on my second round of the drops and seems exactly the same as last time. The redness goes away within 24 hours, but by day 4, my eyes are itchy and I'm waking up with crust again. Last time, I took the drops for 5 days, but continued to have crust on my eyelids in the AM for at least another week until finally it seemed to go away on its own. A month later, I mistakenly used contaminated ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
2/13/2011 2:29:10 PM

Reviewer: jriley2716@yahoo.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Eyes burn, red, tired & unhealthy look & feel.

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
7/19/2010 2:14:24 PM

Reviewer: annalee, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Used two series of this drug with no relief at all.

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