Conjunctivitis also called a pink eye occurs due to inflammation of the inner part of the eye and is characterized by itching, burning, redness, watering of eyes, sensitivity to light etc. It may also be associated with thick, sticky, yellowish to greenish discharge from one or both the eyes. Bloodshot eyes occur due to dilatation of the blood vessels of the conjunctiva. It is a highly contagious condition and can easily spread from person to person. Depending upon severity it can be either acute or chronic or recurring type.
The most effective method of treating conjunctivitis is with the homeopathic system of medicine. Homeopathy has good scope in treating varieties of the infectious and non-infectious condition. Homeopathic remedies provide quick recovery and reduce the course of the disease by managing eye discharge, redness, pain, and swelling.
Few homeopathic remedies indicated in treating conjunctivitis are - Euphrasia Officinalis, Argentum nitricum, Apis mellifica, Pulsatilla, Natrum muriaticum, Mercurius solubilis, Sulphur