2 months old baby

Question: Hello Doctor ..My baby is 2 months old ..Water keeps coming out of my baby's left eye..He had this problem after birth and physician had prescribed ciplox drops which cured it then ..what is the reason for water coming out of one eye..His eye isnt red either.please advise

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Answer: Hello dear. Many healthy young infants can have watery or ''mattery'' eyes. It is normal for parents to wonder if their baby has pinkeye or aneye infection. Actually, the usual cause is a small, blocked tear duct. Fortunately, it is harmless and won't affect ur baby's eyes. A simple remeedy will fix it. Carefully clean the eyelids using a warm, wet washcloth if tears build up and leave crusts. For infants, you may try gently massaging the area 2 to 3 times a day. Using a clean finger, rub the area from the inside corner of the eye toward the nose. This may help to open the tear duct. Hope this helps.
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