You may be able to stop the bleeding in an infected eye.
The symptoms are similar to a flare-up, so you need to be alert.
An eye doctor can also treat a flare up by treating the inflammation and swelling in your eyes.
Some of the medications can be given intravenously, in a nasal spray or as a liquid.
When to call a doctorWhat to do if you have a flare:Get emergency medical help immediately, and call 911 immediately.
Get a medical evaluation.
Call your local emergency medical services center.
Take the antibiotic ointment and get treatment.
If you have an underlying medical condition, get emergency medical care.
Try to wear contact lenses for longer periods of time to make sure you don’t have an infection.
If you’re wearing contact lenses, get them replaced.
Stay home if you feel dizzy, faint or nauseous.
If your eyes are not watering, contact a doctor.
Have your eyes checked out.
Call 911 if you need help getting home.