14 Apr 2012
Yes, you can, but only if you are having symptoms of a bacterial pink eye (heavy green/yellow drainage, spreads to both eyes quickly, etc). It won't have any effect on allergies or viral infections. I used Zylet for this condition recently, and the redness and pain was nearly all gone after using it for just 24 hours. If you take it without a doctor's direction, just be sure to research your condition and information about the medication thoroughly, and discontinue use if you don't notice any improvements within 48 hours, or start having side effects. Continue use until at least 2-3 days after infection has cleared. A little itchiness and burning is normal when using Zylet. You can use artificial tears to rinse it out as soon as 15 minutes after a dose.
- Zylet Information for Consumers
- Zylet Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Zylet (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I recently finished my medication for zylet. I had conjunctivitis and my eye doctor prescribed this medication - 1 drop, 4 times a day for 7 days. ...
1 answer • 29 Jul 2010
I have deep tissue bacterial infections in my eyes. My course of treatment with Azasite is 30 days on (one drop per eye each night) and 30 days off ...
0 answers • 7 Sep 2011
I have been prescribed zylet for eye allergies. My eyes cleared and once again my eyes are red. I had zylet prescription left and put drop on eyes. ...
1 answer • 15 Sep 2011
My wee dog is scratching at her eyes and here's the kicker, I awoke two days ago with quite bloody eyes, and had to call my doc for pink eye ...
8 answers • 25 Dec 2012
... and turned into detachment
1 answer • 20 Aug 2013