Ways To Treat Conjunctivitis | Pink Eye Treatment

Written by Akash

Eyes are very sensible part of our body and they can get infected at any time. Eyes can get affected by viruses, climate change, change in lifestyle, dry air, and other common things. Here we are going to see some ways to treat conjunctivitis Which also known as pink eye or inflammation of the eye.

Pink eye is a disease which transfers from one person to another. Red rashes in the eye, itching in the eye, light sensible, pain when blinking your eye. Also sometimes it leads to discharge crusting around the eyes. These are some conjunctivitis symptoms in adults and in children’s.

What causes pink eye in children? Usually, small kids and mid age children’s suffer from this problem because they don’t care about sun or weather. They mainly spend their time to play outside and here the chances of getting infected increases.

The infected child has face problem to open eye in sun rays. Sometimes thick crusting is released because of this their eye gets stuck to each other.

This disease transforms by touching, using clothes or other stuff of infected person. Here we will see some best ways to treat conjunctivitis (pink eye) in adults and in children’s.

Mainly there are ThreeTtypes And Causes Conjunctivitis,
  • Allergic conjunctivitis: Allergic pink eye appears because of dust or pollen grain. This can infect both the eyes, working in low light or stretching in the eye can lead the red or pink eye.
  • Viral conjunctivitis: Adenovirus causes the viral infection of the eye. This also leads common cold, dry throat, and other respiratory problems.
  • Bacterial conjunctivitis: Bacteria also can cause this problem, Mainly small children’s are suffering from this problem especially newborn babies.
Conjunctivitis Symptoms:
  • Rashes in eye/ redness in eye
  • Itching
  • Yellow or white discharge from eye
  • Irritation
  • Headache
  • Blur vision
  • Fever
  • Sensitivity of light
Conjunctivitis Causes:
  • Cold or dry air
  • Fumes
  • Infection from Bacteria, allergy and from viruses
 Ways To Treat Conjunctivitis In Ayurveda:
1. Honey:

In 1 gm of salt add honey mix it well and apply on infected eye twice in a day that will give you relief.

Take 1 or 2 drops of honey and put them in the eye this will give you relief from pain.

Make a powder of senna leaves mix it with honey and apply on inflamed eye twice in a day.

Take 2 cups of boiled hot water then add 2 to 3 spoon of honey mix well with a spoon. Allow the mixture cool then wash two to three times in a day.

2. Nutmeg:

Grind the nutmeg mix in a milk and put it in the eye do this tow to three times in a day to get better results.

3. Turmeric:

Take 10 gm of turmeric powder and boil in 200 ml of water sieve it then allow it to cool put drops in the eye after some time.

Add some turmeric powder in a cup of water then with the help of clean and soft cloth dip it into water turmeric mixture. Apply on the inflamed eye. This will help you to reduce infection.

4. Coriander:

Take out the juice of coriander and sieve it, put few drops between the gap of 2-3 hrs. This will give you relief but before put 1 drop of castor oil this will reduce your pain.

Blend the cilantro with the half cup of water the sieve it with the help of cloth apply on closed eye. Else you can also drink that juice to get better results.

Boil some coriander leaves and boil the water for 10-15 minutes. Cool the mixture and strain it the use it to wash your eye.

5. Goat Milk:

Take some goat milk then take a cotton ball dip in it and apply on eye this is the best way to heal pink eye.

When eyes get red add grated Cypriot fruit in goat’s milk and apply on the inflamed eye to get relief from itching.

6. Rose Water: 

First, clean your eye with a cotton ball and put some drops of rose water in the eye this will reduce itching and pain. 

7. Boric Acid Powder:

Mix some boric acid powder in a water and wrap or clean continue with the cotton ball to get rid of dust and crusting in the eye.

8. Mother’s Breast Milk For Conjunctivitis:

If a newborn baby or small child having this problem then the mother can add few drops of milk in the eye. This will protect the child to fight with the pink eye problem.

9. Potato & Cucumber:

Take a potato and sliced it then put it on the infected eye to get relief.

Potato and cucumber both work as a same in the place of potato you can also use slices of cucumber. This provides soothing to eyelids.

10. Carrot and Spinach:

To keep or eyes healthy and fresh take the juice of both ingredients. Take the equal amount of carrot and spinach extract the juice and drink daily. 

11. Lemon: 

Add some drops of lemon in the inflamed eye or else you can drink lemon juice for pink eye.  

12. Indian GooseBerry: 

Take out some juice of gooseberries and mix it with honey you need to drink this juice 2-3 times in a day. This is the fastest way to get rid of pink eye. 


Diet And Precautions During Conjunctivitis:
  1.  You should avoid hot, spicy and those foods which are hard to digest.
  2. Increase the consumption of fresh fruits and fresh green leafy vegetables.
  3. Wash or clean your inflamed eye regularly.
  4. Eat those foods which are rich in Vitamin A And Vitamin B12.
  5. Avoid rubbing your eyes.
  6. In the place of contact lenses use glasses.
  7. Do not give your stuff to use.


These Are Some Ways To Treat Conjunctivitis or pink eye. 

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