Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in the post-operative treatment of ophthalmic patients

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Purpose: to analyze the efficacy of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) after cataract extraction. To determine the NSAID’s role in post-operative inflammatory processes treatment. Results: the rationale of NSAIDs use before and after cataract surgery was validated. The NSAIDs efficacy in terms of post-op inflammation reduction was confirmed. Among NSAIDs benefits, the convenient and easy-to-use instillation regimen of Bromfenac 0.09% eye drops solution was highlighted.

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Sergey Yurievich Astakhov

First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg

MD, PhD, Doc.Med.Sci., professor, head of the department. Ophthalmology Department

Medeya Vakhtangovna Gobedzhishvili

First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg

MD, PhD. Ophthalmology Department


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