Diclofenac sodium ophthalmic solution 0.1% for during and after cataract surgery (Cataflam, Voltaren, Voltarol)
What is Diclofenac sodium ophthalmic solution 0.1% for during and after cataract surgery (Cataflam, Voltaren, Voltarol)?
Diclofenac sodium in a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent. It suppresses prostaglandin synthesis and reduces pain, inching and inflammation. When used topically as ophthalmic solution, it also helps to reduce a photophobia.
Diclofenac sodium ophthalmic solution is effective for the prevention of post-surgical inflammation and complications during and after cataract surgery. When used for the treatment of corneal trauma, diclofenac eye drops allow the patient to use less oral painkillers.
Active principles: diclofenac sodium
Amount: 10 bottles * 5 ml
Maker: Rohto Nitten Co., Ltd., Nagoya, Japan
Indications: prevention of post-surgical inflammation and complications during and after cataract surgery
How to use
Before eye surgery: apply 1 drop at a time, 4 times (3 hours, 2 hours, 1 hour, and 30 minutes) before the surgery.
After eye surgery: apply 3 times a day.
- Wash your hands with soap and water thoroughly before use.
- Do not touch the eye or eyelashes with the dropper tip while applying.
- After applying, close your eyes for 1-5 minutes, pressing the inner corner of your eyes.
- If you need to use other eye drops at the same time, wait more than 5 minutes before the application.
Contraindications: do not use for pregnant or breastfeeding women. Do not use for patients with contact lenses.
Before use, store below 10 degrees Celsius, away from direct sunlight. After opening, store at room temperature (1 to 30 degrees Celsius) away from direct sunlight and use within 4 weeks. Also can be stored in refrigerator after opening.
If an allergic reaction occurs, patient needs to stop using the medicine and consult with their doctor. If patient is taking any other medication or treatment, they should consult with their doctor in advance.