According to experts, the treatment of eye demodicosis takes into account the life cycle of demodex mites and lasts for 1.5 months.
How to treat demodectic eye? First, it is recommended to wash the face with tar soap (birch tar is an antiseptic and insecticide) and regularly do eyelid massage, which helps to remove the contents accumulating in the glands. Secondly, to reduce the mobility of parasites twice a day, the eyelid edges are treated with alcohol, alcohol tincture of calendula officinalis or eucalyptus.
Drops with demodic eyes are also used - 3% eye drops Carbohol. But they are not buried in the eyes, and 2-3 times a week, the edges of the eyelids are lubricated: this causes the ciliary part of the ocular circular muscle to shrink and the contents of the glands come out of the glands together with the mites. With the same purpose - for the treatment of the edge of the eyelids - 0.25% drops for the eyes of Physostigmine or 0.02% of the drop of Phosphacol.
Also in the treatment of demodic eye is used a bacterial gel Demolon, which contains metronidozole, silver citrate, sulfur and extracts of burdock and mulberry. The gel is applied to the edges of the eyelids at the base of the eyelashes (carefully, so as not to hit the eyes); The procedure is carried out twice a day - in the morning and at night. Duration of treatment - 1,5 months.
There is a gel for eyelids Stopdemodex (consisting of metronidazole, chamomile extract and hyaluronic acid), which after preliminary treatment of the skin and the edges of the eyelids with an alcohol tincture of calendula is applied to the eyelids - closer to the roots of the eyelashes - for half an hour; then the remnants of the remedy are removed with a damp cloth. It is necessary to apply the drug for 1.5 months - every morning and evening.
Remedy for demodectic eye Blepharogel 2 contains hyaluronic acid, aloe vera extract, sulfur and glycerin. In the area of eyelash growth, it is convenient to apply with a cotton swab, and then apply a small drug on the fingertips and a couple of minutes to massage the eyelids. The procedure is conducted daily (morning and evening).
You may need antibacterial drops in demodic eyes - with the development of inflammation caused by infection. Ophthalmologists are most often prescribed to instill Levomycetin, Levofloxacin, Ciprofloxacin, Teobrazon (Tobrex) or Dexa-gentamycin.
Treatment of eye demodectic eye with alternative means
The proposed treatment of eye demodicosis with alternative means, first of all, uses medicinal plants: chamomile flowers, marigold, linden, tansy, as well as oak bark and aloe juice.
With warm infusions (a tablespoon of dry flowers of chamomile, calendula, tansy or linden or crushed oak bark on a glass of boiling water), they wash their eyes and apply compresses to the affected eyelids.
A juice of aloe (pharmacy or squeezed out of a fresh leaf of the century) is mixed with an equal amount of boiled water and daily make lotions on the eyes, which hold at least a quarter of an hour.