Stye Treatment and Home Remedies Topic Guide

Stye Treatment and Home Remedies Stye Treatment and Home Remedies: A sty (stye) is a fluid-filled infection on the eyelid that is typically not serious. A doctor may drain the sty, and rarely systemic antibiotics and over-the-counter pain medications are used. Typically, a sty resolves on its own. Prevent stys by:
  • keeping eye tools clean,
  • discarding old cosmetics,
  • avoiding touching the eyes, and
  • not sharing eye products.