Q. Hi we have 3geniue pigs 1has pink eye sxs,can we use the gentamycin eye drops in her eye also do we have to separate her from her sisters thankyou

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A. Yes you can gentamicin eye drops and yes it would be better to separate her from other guinea pigs in case the nature of the problem is infective. I would recommend to use the drops for not more than 3 days and if you do not see any improvement take her to your veterinarian for a check up. Gentamicin would not be the first line treatment in these cases, but it is a valid antibiotic. If you notice any other sign like sneezing/coughing or discharge from the nose, lethargy, depression, inappetence then take her immediately to you vet for a check up.

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