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Eyelid Inflammation (Blepharitis) Topic Guide

Eyelid Inflammation (Blepharitis) Eyelid Inflammation (Blepharitis):

Blepharitis is swelling and/or irritation of the eyelid, resulting from a bacterial infection, inflammation, or allergies. It is the most common eye disease.

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Eyelid Inflammation (Blepharitis) Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins


sulfacetamide and prednisolone ophthalmic Sulfacetamide And Prednisolone Ophthalmic

Sulfacetamide is an antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial infections...learn more »

polymyxin B and trimethoprim ophthalmic Polymyxin B And Trimethoprim Ophthalmic

Polymyxin B and trimethoprim are antibiotics that fight bacteria in the body...learn more »