The above is not an exhaustive list of brands - for a complete list consult current edition of British National Formulary
Issues for Surgery
For dry eyes - discomfort, soreness and inflammation of ocular surface if omitted.
For corneal epithelial erosion - deterioration in symptoms if omitted.
Advice in the Perioperative period
Elective and Emergency Surgery
Continue (unless the patient is undergoing ophthalmology surgery and the Ophthalmologist requests for them to be withheld).
Restart post-operatively when next dose is due (unless the patient has undergone ophthalmology surgery and the Ophthalmologist requests for them to be withheld).
Interaction(s) with Common Anaesthetic Agents
Interaction(s) with other Common Medicines used in the Perioperative Period