Post-Op Patient Instructions

Start all medications on the day of surgery.

*Be sure to wait 5-10 minutes between drops.

Omnipred–(pink top) Shake Well—1 drop in the operative eye(s) every 2 hours today until bedtime. Tomorrow, continue using the Econopred 1 drop every 2 hours until you see Dr. Scoper.

Vigamox—(tan top) 1 drop in the operative eye(s) 4 times a day. (Breakfast, Lunch, Supper, and Bedtime)

Nevanac—(grey top) 1 drop in the operative eye(s) 4 times a day. (Breakfast, Lunch, Supper, and Bedtime)

Artificial Tears—1 drop in the operative eye(s) every 1-2 hours.

Very Important:

  • Do not rub your eye(s).
  • Wear eye shields while sleeping for 7 days.
  • Do not remove contact lens if applicable.
  • No eye make-up for 2 weeks.
  • No swimming, saunas, or steam rooms for 2 weeks.
  • No mowing the lawn or gardening for 2 weeks.
  • Avoid getting anything into your eye.
  • Wash hands before using drops.
  • Sleep and rest as much as possible the day of surgery.
  • Contact us immediately if you have any problems.
  • Keep all post operative appointments.

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DISCLAIMER: Results may vary. Consult with your physician. As with any surgical procedure, potential though rare risks may exist. Click here to learn more about the benefits and risks.