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The Eye Drops
After care
Post-Op Care
The Day of Surgery

Cataract surgery

The eye drops

* When instilling two or more eye medications, always wait at least five (5) minutes after the first before inserting the next one.

Day of Surgery

If you are taking glaucoma drops you can use any of them other than Pilocarpine, Xalatan, Xalacom, Travatan, Duotrav, Lumigan, Ganforte (do not use the ones I have listed).

No other drops are to be used.

Day After Surgery

Acular and Maxitrol drops:

1 drop to the put into the operated eye 3 times a day for 1 week.

One Week After Surgery

• Maxitrol: 1 drop to the put into the operated eye 2 times a day for 3 more weeks.