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Ever had pink eye?

all 3 of my kids have it, and now i have it REALLY bad. it effing sux!!! have u ever had it? how long did it take to go away?


Asked by ajs16919 at 4:14 PM on Jul. 8, 2011 in Health

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  • I used to get it all the time in high school. So often that my doctor just presribed the meds over the phone after a while. I think once you get the eyedrops and take them for 24 hours, you aren't contagious anymore, but it will take 7-10 days to clear up completely.

    Answer by Bluebird8874 at 5:52 PM on Jul. 8, 2011

  • yes, about a week w/ Dr. treatment.

    Answer by 2teens2LOs at 4:14 PM on Jul. 8, 2011

  • nope

    Answer by Shani527 at 4:15 PM on Jul. 8, 2011

  • U need antibiotic eye drops to treat it from the doctor! get everybody to the doctor! It is very contagious!! Always wash hands! Don't touch eyes!

    Answer by dancer at 4:16 PM on Jul. 8, 2011

  • Yes, and it sucked. I got it when DS had it. I went to the dr and got eye drops but it didn't go away for a couple of weeks.

    Answer by myree85 at 5:19 PM on Jul. 8, 2011

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