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Do's and Don'ts

  • Do not rub your eye for at least 8 weeks
  • You may bend and resume most normal activities immediately
  • Shower after 24 hours but avoid having the water run directly at your face
  • Wait 6-8 weeks before swimming with your head under water or going water-skiiing
If you vision suddenly worsens, you need to come in to the office immediately or go to Hotel Dieu Emergency if we are closed.

Eye Drop Instructions

  • Tobradex
    4 drops daily for one week
    Reduce to 3 drops daily for the second week
    2 drops daily for the third week
    1 drop daily for the fourth week

  • Voltaren
    Use along with the Tobradex drops. However, the Voltaren drops are used 4 times daily for an entire month.
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